/drɔ/ verb (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: The train drew into the station.
› to pull something or someone in a particular direction: He took her hand and drew her toward him.
draw near/close › to become nearer in space or time: Her wedding is drawing nearer every day.
draw attention (to) › to make someone notice something or someone: We think she wears those strange clothes to draw attention to herself.
draw the curtains › to pull curtains open or closed
› (also draw out) to take money from your bank account