draw on

verb
Updated on: 21 May 2018

Definition of draw on

: approach
  • night draws on

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

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First Known Use of draw on

15th century

in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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