draw/run a bath

Definition of draw/run a bath

:to fill the bathtub with water for a bath
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Word by Word Definitions

draw play
  1. : to cause to move continuously toward or after a force applied in advance : pull : such as

  2. : to move (something, such as a covering) over or to one side

  3. : to pull up or out of a receptacle or place where seated or carried

  1. : the act or process of drawing (see 1draw) : such as

  2. : a sucking pull on something held with the lips

  3. : a removal of a handgun from its holster

run play
  1. : to go faster than a walk

  2. : to move at a fast gallop

  3. : flee, retreat, escape

  1. : an act or the action of running : continued rapid movement

  2. : a quickened gallop

  3. : a migration of fish (as up or down a river) especially to spawn

  1. : being in a melted state

  2. : made from molten material : cast in a mold

  3. : having made a migration or spawning run

bath play
  1. : a washing or soaking (as in water or steam) of all or part of the body

  2. : water used for bathing

  3. : a contained liquid for a special purpose

  1. : to give a bath to

  2. : to take a bath

  1. : an ancient Hebrew liquid measure corresponding to the ephah of dry measure


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