Definitions for draw out
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word draw out
cause to speak, "Can you draw her out--she is always so quiet"
prolong, protract, extend, draw out(verb)
lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer
"We prolonged our stay"; "She extended her visit by another day"; "The meeting was drawn out until midnight"
make more sociable
"The therapist drew out the shy girl"
educe, evoke, elicit, extract, draw out(verb)
deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)
"We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
aspirate, draw out, suck out(verb)
remove as if by suction
"aspirate the wound"
extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw out(verb)
remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense
"pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"
To make something last for more time than is necessary; prolong; extend.
To physically extract, as blood from a vein.
To extract, bring out, as concealed information; elicit; educe.
To use means to entice or force (an animal) from it's hole or similar hiding place; or, by extension, cause (a shy person) to be more open or talkative.
To improve a losing hand to a winning hand by receiving additional cards.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A life without love, without the presence of the beloved, is nothing but a mere magic-latern show. We draw out slide after slide, swiftly tiring of each, and pushing it back to make haste for the next.
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