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drawing

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a picture using lines to represent the chief features of an object or scene
  • with an economy of lines, he created a vivid drawing of the tree

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drawing

verb
present participle of draw

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1 to make a representation of by producing lines on a surface
  • see if you can draw the bowl of fruit

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2 to cause to follow by applying steady force on
  • draw a chair up to the fire and sit with us

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5 to take away from a place or position
  • draw her aside so we can ask a quick question

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6 to take the internal organs out of
  • hated the thought of having to pluck and draw a goose before cooking it

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7 to shape with a hammer
  • drew the metal into a thin sheet by pounding it

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The first known use of drawing was in the 14th century

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“Drawing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/drawing. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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