draw on

verb

Definition of draw on

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  approach night draws on

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  bring on, cause

Examples of draw on in a sentence

  1. the general's imprudent remarks drew on a public rebuke by the secretary of defense

  2. night draws on, so we should hurry home

15th Century

First Known Use of draw on

15th century


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