- Cause to move by pulling; "draw a wagon"; "pull a sled"
- Pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him; "in the old days, people were drawn and quartered for certain crimes"
- Flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching; "draw steel"
- Direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers"
- Require a specified depth for floating; "This boat draws 70 inches"
- Remove the entrails of; "draw a chicken"
- Take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
- Allow a draft; "This chimney draws very well"
- Steep; pass through a strainer; "draw pul
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Definition of: SWARD
- (n.) Skin; covering.
- (n.) The grassy surface of land; that part of the soil which is filled with the roots of grass; turf.
- (v. t. & i.) To produce sward upon; to cover, or be covered, with sward.
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- A division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells)
- Block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care; "they put her in a 4-bed ward"
- A district into which a city or town is divided for the purpose of administration and elections
- Watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect; "guard my possessions while I'm away"
- A person who is under the protection or in the custody of another
- United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913)
- English writer of novels who was an active opponent of the women's suffrage movement (1851-1920)
- English economist and conservationist (1914-1981)