Translation of "draw" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /drɔː/ (past tense drew, past participle drawn)

A1 to make a picture with a pen or pencil

She drew a picture of a tree.

to attract someone to a place or person

He’s an excellent speaker who always draws a crowd.

to move somewhere, usually in a vehicle

arrivare, raggiungere
The train drew into the station.

to pull something or someone in a particular direction

He took her hand and drew her towards him.
draw near/close

to become nearer in space or time

Her wedding is drawing nearer every day.
draw attention to someone/something

to make someone notice something or someone

richiamare l’attenzione su qualcuno/qualcosa
We think she wears those strange clothes to draw attention to herself.
draw the curtains

to pull curtains open or closed

tirare le tende

(also draw out) to take money from your bank account

ritirare, prelevare

UK to finish a game or competition with each team or player having the same score

England drew 2–2 against Italy.

(Translation of “draw” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)