draw (someone or something) together

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draw (someone or something) together

1. To cause people or things to come physically close together. Mom drew all of us together in a group hug after Christmas dinner.
2. To cause people to rely on each other for comfort and support. As tough as its been, I think this time of tragedy has really drawn us all together.
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draw people or things together

to pull people together; to pull things together. She drew her toys together in preparation for leaving. She drew together all the people she wanted to talk to.
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draw someone together

to make people seek one another for emotional support. The tragic accident drew the family all together. Do you think the crisis actually will draw us closer together?
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The story evolves around the young 47, his name and number among the property on a Georgia plantation and his encounter with Tall John, who appears to be a runaway himself but is an extraterrestrial who believes destiny has drawn them together.
Often shot from a low angle, the subjects mostly gaze beyond us or above us in curiosity, sadness, or awe at the spectacle that has temporarily drawn them here and drawn them together.