draw (up) alongside (someone or something)

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draw (up) alongside (someone or something)

To move into a position next to someone or something in motion. I knew I had a chance to win the race when I drew up alongside of the fastest girl in the heat.
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draw (up) alongside someone or something

 and draw (up) alongside
to move up even with someone or something in motion. The police officer drew up alongside us and ordered us to pull over. A car drew up alongside us.
See also: alongside, draw
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He came not in power but as a tiny wee baby, In the hope that in him they'd maybe, just maybe, See love in his presence and understand That all he did was meticulously planned Not to judge or condemn or to overpower But to draw alongside us in our neediest hour Sharing pain and rejection and making us whole That was God's purpose and ultimate goal.
It also gives us an excuse to scowl at those flash gits in convertibles when they draw alongside us at the traffic-lights and throw a smug and slightly pitying glance in our direction.