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draw

( oneself ) aside [for someone] to move aside. I drew myself aside so the children could pass. He drew himself aside so Maggie could pass.

draw someone (or an animal)

out of something and draw someone or an animal out to lure someone or an animal out of something or some place. I thought the smell of breakfast would draw him out of his slumber. The catnip drew out the cat from under the front porch.

draw

( someone or something ) from something to sketch (someone or something) from a particular source, such as memory, real life, a photograph, etc. He is a very good artist. He can draw from a photograph or a painting. I will try to draw him from memory.

draw

/get a bead on
To take careful aim at.

draw

/haul/pull in (one's) horns Informal
1. To restrain oneself; draw back.
2. To retreat from a previously taken position, view, or stance.
3. To economize.
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MDO equipment can have an almost unlimited number of variables: the number and temperature of preheat rollers (two to a dozen or more); the type of roll heating (water, oil, or electric); the size of the gap between S-wrapped draw rollers (up to 2 in.
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Everyone is invited to join in and you can draw, doodle, sketch, paint or just make marks with meaning, to celebrate the importance of drawing and visual literacy.
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Blue Square Bet Premier: Evs Barrow, 23-10 Tamworth, 12-5 draw; 8-15 Darlington, 5 Braintree, 13-5 draw; 9-4 Ebbsfleet, 11-10 York, 9-4 draw; 6-4 Forest Green, 6-4 Stockport, 12-5 draw; 6-4 Grimsby, 8-5 Fleetwood, 9-4 draw; 13-8 Hayes & Yeading, 11-8 Alfreton, 12-5 draw; 7-4 Kettering, 13-10 Newport, 12-5 draw; 4-5 Kidderminster, 3 Gateshead, 5-2 draw; 8-11 Mansfield, 10-3 Bath, 5-2 draw; 15-8 Southport, 6-5 Lincoln, 12-5 draw; 6-5 Wrexham, 2 Cambridge, 9-4 draw; 3 Telford, 4-5 Luton, 5-2 draw.
Bet365 - Scottish Premier League: 2-7 Rangers, 15-2 Hearts, 4 draw; 6-5 Aberdeen, 2 St Johnstone, 9-4 draw; 5-6 Dundee Utd, 14-5 Motherwell, 12-5 draw; 8-5 Hamilton, 6-4 Hibernian, 9-4 draw; 5-6 Inverness, 14-5 St Mirren, 12-5 draw, 9 Kilmarnock, 1-4 Celtic, 4 draw.
Championship: 7-5 Ipswich, 8-5 Norwich, 12-5 draw; Evs Coventry, 5-2 Scunthorpe, 9-4 draw; 13-10 Doncaster, 15-8 C Palace, 9-4 draw; 11-10 Forest, 9-4 Leicester, 9-4 draw; 6-4 Leeds, 8-5 Reading, 9-4 draw; 13-10 Cardiff, 15-8 QPR, 9-4 draw; 11-8 Derby, 7-4 Burnley, 9-4 draw; 8-11 Hull, 7-2 Middlesbrough, 12-5 draw; 7-4 Pompey, 13-10 Swansea, 12-5 draw; 13-10 Sheffield U, 7-4 Bristol C, 12-5 draw; 4-5 Watford, 3 Barnsley, 5-2 draw; 4-5 Millwall, 3 Preston, 5-2 draw.
Recommendation Cardiff 2pts 11-8 Bet365 EARLY PRICES Bet365 - this weekend's Premier League matches: 9-2 Blackburn, 4-7 Arsenal, 13-5 draw; 17-10 Blackpool, 7-5 Fulham, 9-4 draw; 1-9 Chelsea, 18 Stoke, 6 draw; 2-9 Tottenham, 12 Wigan, 4 draw, 13-10 Wolves, 9-5 Newcastle, 9-4 draw; 1-7 Man Utd, 16 West Ham, 5 draw; Evs Bolton, 12-5 Birmingham, 23-10 draw; 1-6 Liverpool, 14 West Brom, 5 draw; 12-5 Sunderland, Evs Man City, 23-10 draw; 5-4 Aston Villa, 2 Everton, 11-5 draw.
Championship: 15-8 Scunthorpe v 13-10 Sheffield Utd, 11-5 draw; 5-6 Blackpool v 3-1 Plymouth, 23-10 draw; 8-11 Bristol City v 10-3 Peterborough, 5-2 draw; 4-5 Cardiff v 3-1 Crystal Palace, 12-5 draw; 23-20 Doncaster v 21-10 Barnsley, 9-4 draw; 5-4 Ipswich v 19-10 Swansea, 9-4 draw; 10-11 Leicester v 19-10 Derby, 23-10 draw; 4-7 Middlesbrough v 9-2 Watford, 13-5 draw; 23-20 QPR v 21-10 Preston, 9-4 draw; 21-10 Sheffield Wednesday v 23-10 Coventry, 9-4 draw; 4-7 West Brom v 9-2 Reading, 13-5 draw; 7-4 Nottingham Forest v 11-8 Newcastle, 9-4 draw.
Championship: 6-5 N Forest v 2 Derby, 94 draw; 8-5 Barnsley v 6-4 Reading, 9-4 draw; 11-8 Blackpool v 7-4 Coventry, 9-4 draw; 85 Bristol City v 6-4 Middlesbrough, 9-4 draw; 2 Doncaster v 6-5 Cardiff, 9-4 draw; 13-10 Ipswich v 9-5 Preston, 9-4 draw; 6-4 Plymouth v 8-5 Sheffield Wed, 9-4 draw; 15-8 Scunthorpe v 5-4 QPR, 9-4 draw; 7-5 Sheff Utd v 17-10 WBA, 9-4 draw; 19-20 Swansea v 13-5 Watford, 23-10 draw; 11-8 Peterborough v 7-4 C Palace, 9-4 draw; 3-4 Newcastle v 10-3 Leicester, 12-5 draw.
Stan James - under-21 European Champi-onship qualifiers: 9-4 Moldova v Evs Norway, 9-4 draw; 3 Georgia v 4-5 Turkey, 9-4 draw; 10-11 Bosnia-Herzegovina v 5-2 Lithuania, 9-4 draw; 13-8 Serbia and Montenegro v 11-8 Spain, 11-5 draw; 4-11 Greece v 13-2 Albania, 3 draw; 1-20 Croatia v 20 Malta, 8 draw; 5-4 Ukraine v 7-4 Denmark, 9-4 draw; 1-6 Latvia v 10 Luxembourg, 5 draw; 8-11 Slovenia v 7-2 Belarus, 9-4 draw; 3 Israel v 4-5 France, 9-4 draw; Evs Austria v 9-4 Wales, 9-4 draw; 5-2 Slovakia v 10-11 Portugal, 9-4 draw; 1-6 Switzerland v 10 Cyprus, 5 draw; 1-10 Holland v 14 Armenia, 6 draw; 16 San Marino v 1-16 Belgium, 8 draw; 5 Estonia v 1-2 Russia, 13-5 draw; 11-4 Macedonia v 5-6 Romania, 9-4 draw.
23-10 draw; 6-4 Colchester, 8-5 MK Dons, 9-4 draw; 5-6 Hartlepool, 11-4 Plymouth, 5-2 draw; 8-11 L Orient, 10-3 Oldham, 5-2 draw; 8-11 Peterborough, 10-3 Carlisle, 5-2 draw; Evs Rochdale, 5-2 Exeter, 9-4 draw; Evs Sheff Wed, 5-2 Notts Co, 9-4 draw; Evs Swindon, 12-5 Dag & Red, 23-10 draw; Evs Yeovil, 12-5 Walsall, 23-10 draw.
Birmingham, with the Carling Cup already in the trophy cabinet and a trip to Everton on Wednesday, may prefer to concentrate 23-10 draw; 6-4 Colchester, 8-5 MK Dons, 9-4 draw; 5-6 Hartlepool, 11-4 Plymouth, 5-2 draw; 8-11 L Orient, 10-3 Oldham, 5-2 draw; 8-11 Peterborough, 10-3 Carlisle, 5-2 draw; Evs Rochdale, 5-2 Exeter, 9-4 draw; Evs Sheff Wed, 5-2 Notts Co, 9-4 draw; Evs Swindon, 12-5 Dag & Red, 23-10 draw; Evs Yeovil, 12-5 Walsall, 23-10 draw.
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Three key particulars on which landlords should insist, according to Loehr, are that a letter of credit must be drawn on a money-center bank; must be payable on sight; and must contain no requirement for a landlord certification of the existence of the tenant's default or other justification for the draw.