What are some alternative words for draw?

Synonyms for draw
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This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term draw.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. draw(noun)

    a gully that is shallower than a ravine

    Synonyms:
    draw play, hook, lot, standoff, tie, haulage, drawing card, attracter, attraction, haul, hooking, attractor, draw poker

  2. drawing card, draw, attraction, attractor, attracter(noun)

    an entertainer who attracts large audiences

    "he was the biggest drawing card they had"

    Synonyms:
    attractive feature, leader, standoff, lot, drawing card, attractor, haul, draw play, hook, tie, hooking, draw poker, attractiveness, haulage, attracter, attraction, magnet, loss leader, attractive force

  3. draw, standoff, tie(noun)

    the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided

    "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"

    Synonyms:
    crosstie, tie-up, standoff, lot, drawing card, attractor, haul, linkup, necktie, hook, tie, repulsion, hooking, tie-in, draw poker, affiliation, haulage, draw play, attracter, sleeper, association, attraction, railroad tie, tie beam, link

  4. draw, lot(noun)

    anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random

    "the luck of the draw"; "they drew lots for it"

    Synonyms:
    tidy sum, fortune, fate, peck, mint, band, plenty, lot, batch, raft, quite a little, passel, good deal, draw play, haulage, pile, muckle, attracter, attraction, stack, drawing card, mountain, sight, circumstances, destiny, deal, portion, tie, wad, flock, hatful, mickle, hooking, slew, heap, luck, mess, draw poker, bunch, mass, attractor, caboodle, hook, spate, set, great deal, haul, standoff, pot, circle

  5. draw(noun)

    a playing card or cards dealt or taken from the pack

    "he got a pair of kings in the draw"

    Synonyms:
    draw play, hook, lot, standoff, tie, haulage, drawing card, attracter, attraction, haul, hooking, attractor, draw poker

  6. hook, draw, hooking(noun)

    a golf shot that curves to the left for a right-handed golfer

    "he took lessons to cure his hooking"

    Synonyms:
    bait, haul, standoff, lot, drawing card, attractor, claw, come-on, draw play, hook, tie, hooking, sweetener, draw poker, lure, hook shot, crotchet, attracter, attraction, haulage

  7. draw, draw play(noun)

    (American football) the quarterback moves back as if to pass and then hands the ball to the fullback who is running toward the line of scrimmage

    Synonyms:
    draw play, hook, lot, standoff, tie, haulage, drawing card, attracter, attraction, haul, hooking, attractor, draw poker

  8. draw, draw poker(noun)

    poker in which a player can discard cards and receive substitutes from the dealer

    "he played only draw and stud"

    Synonyms:
    draw play, hook, lot, standoff, tie, haulage, drawing card, attracter, attraction, haul, hooking, attractor, draw poker

  9. draw, haul, haulage(verb)

    the act of drawing or hauling something

    "the haul up the hill went very slowly"

    Synonyms:
    draw play, hook, catch, lot, standoff, tie, haulage, drawing card, attracter, attraction, haul, hooking, attractor, draw poker

  10. pull, draw, force(verb)

    cause to move by pulling

    "draw a wagon"; "pull a sled"

    Synonyms:
    absorb, take in, pressure, suck up, pull in, attract, get, overstretch, thread, quarter, ram, string, perpetrate, pull back, commit, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, thrust, suck, delineate, deplumate, rive, make, hale, soak up, tie, cast, storm, pull, get out, take out, drive, coerce, draw and quarter, root for, push, sop up, puff, reap, draw out, pass, squeeze, pluck, imbibe, impel, deplume, pull up, line, withdraw, pull out, force, draw off, wedge, run, tear, rend, trace, extract, draw in, rip, displume, take up, eviscerate

  11. reap, draw(verb)

    get or derive

    "He drew great benefits from his membership in the association"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, get, suck up, pull in, harvest, attract, thread, quarter, run, depict, guide, describe, drag, draw in, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, disembowel, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, glean, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, force, trace, absorb, withdraw, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  12. trace, draw, line, describe, delineate(verb)

    make a mark or lines on a surface

    "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"

    Synonyms:
    tie, distinguish, take in, account, hunt, suck up, get, attract, decipher, thread, quarter, sop up, hound, pull in, depict, guide, key out, describe, drag, draw in, key, suck, specify, delineate, report, make, outline, soak up, run along, retrace, define, pull, get out, take out, disembowel, cast, puff, limn, follow, reap, delimit, pass, identify, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, name, pull out, delimitate, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, withdraw, pull back, take up, discover, eviscerate

  13. draw, make(verb)

    make, formulate, or derive in the mind

    "I draw a line here"; "draw a conclusion"; "draw parallels"; "make an estimate"; "What do you make of his remarks?"

    Synonyms:
    wee-wee, take, hit, bring in, withdraw, run, construct, ca-ca, stool, have, piddle, hold, suck, piss, absorb, constitute, cast, do, reach, earn, stimulate, pull, draw and quarter, reap, draw in, get to, shit, defecate, lay down, name, pass water, make water, get out, pull back, disembowel, crap, take a shit, pretend, cook, take up, gain, ready, attain, establish, realize, sop up, create, make up, take out, eviscerate, give, delineate, quarter, pull in, induce, form, pee, make, wee, pull out, get, describe, puff, prepare, thread, micturate, soak up, drag, take in, attract, score, force, build, make believe, trace, imbibe, throw, tie, arrive at, pee-pee, relieve oneself, spend a penny, draw off, pass, puddle, take a crap, clear, line, produce, nominate, suck up, progress to, take a leak, string, guide, depict, cause, urinate, work, fix, realise, seduce

  14. draw, pull, pull out, get out, take out(verb)

    bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover

    "draw a weapon"; "pull out a gun"; "The mugger pulled a knife on his victim"

    Synonyms:
    thread, withdraw, run, tie, deplume, suck, absorb, displume, pull up, cast, deplumate, pull, draw and quarter, reap, draw in, overstretch, escape, back down, bow out, root for, get out, pull back, disembowel, bring out, take up, omit, extract, get around, remove, rive, move out, sop up, take out, eviscerate, unpack, pull in, exclude, buy food, quarter, make, chicken out, pull out, get, describe, puff, rend, take away, soak up, pluck, drag, get off, take in, excerpt, attract, force, trace, get away, ask out, except, exit, get by, draw out, draw off, go out, rip, leave out, pass, line, invite out, guide, suck up, delineate, perpetrate, break, string, back off, leave off, depict, leave, tear, commit, imbibe

  15. draw(verb)

    represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface

    "She drew an elephant"; "Draw me a horse"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  16. draw, take out(verb)

    take liquid out of a container or well

    "She drew water from the barrel"

    Synonyms:
    tie, ask out, take in, leave out, suck up, pull in, omit, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, buy food, unpack, leave off, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, excerpt, take away, sop up, puff, exclude, reap, draw out, pass, imbibe, move out, string, pull up, draw and quarter, except, pull out, draw off, invite out, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, extract, pull back, take up, remove, eviscerate

  17. describe, depict, draw(verb)

    give a description of

    "He drew an elaborate plan of attack"

    Synonyms:
    tie, distinguish, take in, suck up, portray, pull in, attract, get, identify, quarter, thread, show, run, depict, guide, key out, describe, drag, draw in, key, suck, delineate, report, make, soak up, cast, picture, pull, get out, take out, disembowel, sop up, puff, limn, reap, pass, render, imbibe, take up, string, line, name, pull out, draw off, force, trace, absorb, withdraw, draw and quarter, pull back, account, discover, eviscerate

  18. draw(verb)

    select or take in from a given group or region

    "The participants in the experiment were drawn from a representative population"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  19. draw(verb)

    elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.

    "The President's comments drew sharp criticism from the Republicans"; "The comedian drew a lot of laughter"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  20. puff, drag, draw(verb)

    suck in or take (air)

    "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"

    Synonyms:
    tie, get, puff out, suck up, puff up, attract, get behind, thread, quarter, imbibe, scuff, hale, chuff, guide, whiff, describe, drag, sweep up, suck, pull in, draw in, delineate, draw and quarter, make, soak up, cast, tangle, hang back, get out, take out, trail, cart, pull back, sop up, puff, sweep, reap, heave, pass, huff, gasp, depict, blow up, take in, string, drag on, dredge, drop back, withdraw, drag in, pull out, pant, disembowel, line, run, force, trace, absorb, drop behind, draw off, pull, embroil, haul, take up, drag out, eviscerate

  21. draw(verb)

    move or go steadily or gradually

    "The ship drew near the shore"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  22. withdraw, draw, take out, draw off(verb)

    remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)

    "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"

    Synonyms:
    withdraw, run, tie, pull away, suck, recall, cast, pull up, pull, draw and quarter, reap, draw in, draw away, retire, bow out, crawfish, crawfish out, disengage, pull back, disembowel, take up, omit, extract, seclude, sequestrate, remove, pull in one's horns, call back, move out, absorb, sop up, take out, eviscerate, unpack, pull in, move back, exclude, buy food, take, quarter, make, adjourn, call in, pull out, get, describe, puff, take away, soak up, drag, recede, take in, excerpt, attract, swallow, force, sequester, back out, trace, imbibe, ask out, except, thread, draw out, draw back, draw off, leave out, unsay, pass, line, invite out, take back, suck up, delineate, string, guide, leave off, depict, retreat, get out, back away, pull off

  23. draw, cast(verb)

    choose at random

    "draw a card"; "cast lots"

    Synonyms:
    roam, quarter, project, withdraw, run, tie, ramble, wander, hurl, suck, mold, absorb, rove, put, redact, cast, roll, pull, draw and quarter, frame, reap, draw in, drop, vomit up, mould, throw off, pull back, disembowel, throw up, contrive, retch, purge, take up, tramp, disgorge, sop up, take out, eviscerate, delineate, shed, pull in, shake off, chuck, make, stray, range, swan, pull out, get, describe, puff, regurgitate, thread, soak up, drag, throw away, cast off, take in, attract, vagabond, hurtle, force, spue, trace, imbibe, throw, cat, vomit, draw off, spew, honk, pass, regorge, line, upchuck, suck up, drift, string, guide, be sick, depict, get out, barf, sick, couch, puke

  24. draw, get(verb)

    earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher

    "He drew a base on balls"

    Synonyms:
    take, receive, make, withdraw, run, tie, mystify, experience, develop, have, become, sustain, suck, pose, absorb, scram, cast, go, stimulate, sire, pull, draw and quarter, drive, reap, draw in, fix, pay back, delineate, suffer, stick, get out, pull back, disembowel, set about, get under one's skin, incur, take up, contract, bring forth, grow, dumbfound, beat, start, set out, sop up, arrest, take out, eviscerate, bring, bewilder, pull in, mother, induce, quarter, buzz off, catch, let, obtain, beget, puzzle, flummox, pull out, get, describe, puff, thread, soak up, drag, amaze, find, take in, attract, vex, engender, start out, force, capture, aim, trace, imbibe, perplex, stupefy, gravel, fetch, draw off, father, begin, pass, get down, arrive, line, produce, generate, convey, acquire, suck up, come, pay off, string, guide, bugger off, depict, cause, nonplus, commence, baffle

  25. draw(verb)

    bring or lead someone to a certain action or condition

    "She was drawn to despair"; "The President refused to be drawn into delivering an ultimatum"; "The session was drawn to a close"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  26. draw(verb)

    cause to flow

    "The nurse drew blood"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  27. draw(verb)

    write a legal document or paper

    "The deed was drawn in the lawyer's office"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  28. draw(verb)

    engage in drawing

    "He spent the day drawing in the garden"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  29. draw(verb)

    move or pull so as to cover or uncover something

    "draw the shades"; "draw the curtains"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  30. draw(verb)

    allow a draft

    "This chimney draws very well"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  31. draw(verb)

    require a specified depth for floating

    "This boat draws 70 inches"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  32. draw, quarter, draw and quarter(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, billet, withdraw, depict, guide, canton, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  33. pull, draw(verb)

    cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense

    "A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter"

    Synonyms:
    absorb, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, overstretch, thread, quarter, string, perpetrate, pull back, commit, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, deplumate, rive, make, soak up, tie, cast, pull, get out, take out, draw and quarter, root for, sop up, puff, reap, draw out, pass, pluck, imbibe, deplume, pull up, line, withdraw, pull out, force, draw off, run, tear, rend, trace, extract, draw in, rip, displume, take up, eviscerate

  34. absorb, suck, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck up, draw, take in, take up(verb)

    take in, also metaphorically

    "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"

    Synonyms:
    plunge, receive, occupy, withdraw, run, tie, ingest, assume, resume, have, borrow, lactate, overhear, eviscerate, absorb, cast, take over, consume, earn, suckle, pull, draw and quarter, adopt, reap, draw in, scoop, fellate, bootlick, drink, gather in, steep, gull, get out, pull back, disembowel, collect, start, lift out, fool, suck, sidle up, breastfeed, put one across, truckle, go down on, seize on, realize, sop up, fasten on, blow, strike, take out, latch on, take up, delineate, see, pull in, take, quarter, catch, befool, make, hook on, wet-nurse, pull out, get, describe, puff, suck in, thread, soak up, drag, cotton up, shine up, attract, scoop up, cozy up, force, cod, toady, sorb, engage, trace, dupe, put on, kowtow, engulf, view, kotow, draw off, immerse, engross, invite, take in, pass, play up, give suck, line, slang, watch, fawn, suck up, bring in, clear, string, guide, depict, put one over, scoop out, assimilate, realise, imbibe, nurse, gain

  35. attract, pull, pull in, draw, draw in(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    absorb, earn, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, overstretch, thread, quarter, pass, sop up, perpetrate, pull back, commit, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, draw off, suck, retract, delineate, deplumate, rive, make, string, curl up, soak up, tie, reap, gain, pull, get out, take out, appeal, realise, draw and quarter, root for, cast, puff, suck in, get in, draw out, clear, pluck, imbibe, take up, deplume, pull up, line, move in, withdraw, pull out, force, bring in, run, tear, rend, trace, extract, curl, draw in, realize, close in, rip, displume, collect, eviscerate

  36. string, thread, draw(verb)

    thread on or as if on a string

    "string pearls on a string"; "the child drew glass beads on a string"; "thread dried cranberries"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, string up, suck up, wind, meander, attract, get, thread, quarter, pass, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, string, draw in, suck, pull in, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, wander, disembowel, sop up, puff, reap, string along, imbibe, draw and quarter, drag, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, weave, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  37. pull back, draw(verb)

    stretch back a bowstring (on an archer's bow)

    "The archers were drawing their bows"

    Synonyms:
    describe, take in, absorb, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, string, crawfish out, retire, run, depict, guide, crawfish, retreat, drag, draw in, back away, suck, back out, delineate, draw and quarter, make, soak up, tie, cast, pull, pull away, get out, take out, disembowel, sop up, puff, reap, pass, recede, imbibe, move back, line, pull out, pull in one's horns, force, trace, draw back, withdraw, draw off, retract, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  38. guide, run, draw, pass(verb)

    pass over, across, or through

    "He ran his eyes over her body"; "She ran her fingers along the carved figurine"; "He drew her hair through his fingers"

    Synonyms:
    describe, pass along, break away, elapse, head, hunt, run, endure, lead, go past, tend, put across, puff, carry, operate, hand, take to the woods, occur, function, turn tail, withdraw, suck, cast, clear, top, go by, snuff it, excrete, reach, go, bunk, spend, pull, draw and quarter, slide by, make it, reap, draw in, evanesce, turn over, escape, happen, ply, flow, track down, prevail, exit, authorise, execute, die hard, steer, incline, pull back, disembowel, guide on, drop dead, egest, conk, go on, lam, scarper, return, campaign, pop off, fleet, melt down, fall out, make pass, pass away, ladder, authorize, absorb, point, cash in one's chips, head for the hills, take out, surpass, manoeuvre, take up, give, scat, delineate, hap, slip by, pull in, hunt down, take, quarter, eliminate, croak, lapse, slip away, run for, lean, pass off, make, channelize, give-up the ghost, range, transcend, pull out, blow over, get, channelise, be given, thread, overhaul, soak up, drag, bleed, manoeuver, take in, persist, attract, communicate, force, come about, move, choke, trace, course, imbibe, direct, overstep, overtake, tie, consort, glide by, unravel, expire, sop up, devolve, extend, hightail it, eviscerate, draw off, fly the coop, decease, perish, die, play, fall, pass, pass by, legislate, melt, run away, line, fade, black market, travel by, buy the farm, take place, suck up, feed, go through, go across, go along, string, race, guide, depict, exceed, get out, kick the bucket, work, sink, maneuver, conduct, pass on

  39. tie, draw(verb)

    finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.

    "The teams drew a tie"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, attach, suck up, pull in, bond, get, attract, thread, quarter, bind, run, depict, guide, describe, drag, draw in, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, link, take out, disembowel, wed, sop up, puff, connect, reap, marry, pass, get out, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, force, trace, absorb, withdraw, splice, pull back, take up, link up, eviscerate

  40. draw(verb)

    contract

    "The material drew after it was washed in hot water"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  41. draw(verb)

    reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die

    "draw wire"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  42. draw(verb)

    steep; pass through a strainer

    "draw pulp from the fruit"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  43. disembowel, eviscerate, draw(verb)

    remove the entrails of

    "draw a chicken"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, run, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, draw in, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, resect, pull out, draw off, line, force, trace, absorb, withdraw, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  44. draw(verb)

    flatten, stretch, or mold metal or glass, by rolling or by pulling it through a die or by stretching

    "draw steel"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

  45. draw(verb)

    cause to localize at one point

    "Draw blood and pus"

    Synonyms:
    tie, take in, suck up, pull in, attract, get, thread, quarter, withdraw, depict, guide, describe, drag, disembowel, suck, delineate, make, soak up, cast, pull, get out, take out, sop up, puff, reap, pass, imbibe, string, draw and quarter, pull out, draw off, line, run, force, trace, absorb, draw in, pull back, take up, eviscerate

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. draw

    One object draws another when it moves it toward itself or in the direction of its own motion by the exertion of adequate force, whether slight or powerful. To attract is to exert a force that tends to draw, tho it may produce no actual motion; all objects are attracted toward the earth, tho they may be sustained from falling. To drag is to draw against strong resistance; as, to drag a sled over bare ground, or a carriage up a steep hill. To pull is to exert a drawing force, whether adequate or inadequate; as, the fish pulls on the line; a dentist pulls a tooth. To tug is to draw, or try to draw, a resisting object with a continuous straining motion; as, to tug at the oar. To haul is to draw somewhat slowly a heavy object; as, to haul a seine; to haul logs. One vessel tows another. In the figurative sense, attract is more nearly akin to incline, draw to induce. We are attracted by one's appearance, drawn to his side. Compare ALLURE; ARRAY; INFLUENCE.

    See synonyms for DRIVE.

    Synonyms:
    allure, attract, drag, entice, haul, incline, induce, lead, lure, pull, tow, tug

    Antonyms:
    alienate, estrange, rebuff, reject, repel, repulse

    Preposition:
    To draw water from or out of the well; draw the boat through the water, to the shore; draw air into the lungs; draw with cords of love; the wagon is drawn by horses, along the road, across the field, over the stones, through the woods, to the barn.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. draw

    Synonyms:
    drag, pull, attract, induce, haul, entice, inhale, sketch, delineate, describe

    Antonyms:
    push, carry, propel, throw, repel, drive, compel, impel, thrust

Editors Contribution

  1. hauling

    exert force on (someone or something) so as to cause movement towards oneself

    she hauled the laden basket up the slope

    Submitted by rinat on September 10, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    pull, drag, haul, tug, pull along

  2. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    attract, bring towards, pull towards

  3. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    suck, drain, suck dry

  4. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    inhale, inspire, breathe in, take into the lungs

  5. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    extract, take out, draw out

  6. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    induce, move, lead, allure, entice, engage, persuade, influence

  7. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    produce, bring, bear

  8. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    extend, protract, stretch, lengthen out

  9. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    describe, delineate, sketch, depict, trace, trace out

  10. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    10. deduce, derive, infer

  11. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    extort, force out

  12. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    compose, write, prepare, draw up

  13. draw(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    gain, win

  14. draw(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    pull

  15. draw(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    move, come, go, proceed

  16. draw(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    sketch, practise drawing, or the art of delineation

  17. draw(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    produce inflammation

  18. draw(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    request payment by draft, make a draft

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  1. List of paraphrases:

    attract, attracting, call, drawing, learn, bring, extract, shoot, derive, pull, make, lure, take, withdraw, attraction, point

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