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draw / lotería
 
draw   [drɔ:]
drew   verb: past tense
drawn   past participle
A. -noun
1. (=lottery)   lotería (f)
(=picking of ticket)   sorteo (m)
·the draw takes place on Saturday
·el sorteo es el nounábado
·it'noun the luck of the draw
·es la suerte
2. (=equal score)   empate (m)   (Chess)   tablas feminine plural
·the match ended in a draw
·el partido terminó en empate
3. (=attraction)   atracciónoun (f)
4. to [beat] somebody to the draw   (literally)   desenfundar masculineánoun rápido que somebody, someone   (figurative)   adelantarse a somebody, someone
b. to be [quick] on the draw   (literally)   ser rápido en sacar la pistola   (figurative)   ser muy avispado
5. [of chimney]   tiro (m)
B. -transitive verb
1. (=pull)
[+bolt, curtains]   (to close)   correr   (to open)   descorrer
[+caravan, trailer]   tirar,   jalar Latin America
·she drew [him] to one side
·lo llevó a un lado
·she drew him towards her
·lo atrajo hacia nouní
·we drew him into the plan
·le persuadimos para que participara en el proyecto
a. to draw a [bow] =   tensar un arco
b. he drew his [finger] along the table =   pasó el dedo por la superficie de la mesa
c. to draw one'noun [hand] over one'noun eyes =   pasarse la mano por los ojos
d. he drew his [hat] over his eyes =   se caló el sombrero hasta los ojos
2. (=extract)
[+gun, sword, confession, tooth]   sacar
[+cheque]   girar
[+salary]   cobrar
[+number, prize]   sacarse
[+trumps]   arrastrar   (culinary, cooking )
[+fowl]   destripar   (medicine)
[+boil]   hacer reventar
a. to draw a [bath] =   preparar el baño
b. to draw [blood] =   sacar sangre
c. to draw (a) [breath] =   respirar
d. to draw a [card] =   robar una carta
e. to draw [comfort] from something =   hallar consuelo en algo
f. to draw [inspiration] from something =   encontrar inspiraciónoun en algo
g. to draw [lots] =   echar suertes
h. to draw a [smile] from somebody =   arrancar una sonrisa a somebody, someone
breath  
3. (=attract)
[+attention, crowd, customer]   atraer
·their shouts drew him to the place
·llegó al lugar atraído por sus gritos
a. to [feel] drawn to somebody =   simpatizar con somebody, someone
b. he [refuses] to be drawn =   se niega a hablar de ello,   se guarda de hacer comentario alguno
4. (=cause)
[+laughter]   causar,   provocar
[+applause]   despertar,   motivar
[+criticism]   provocar
·it drew no [reply]
·no hubo contestaciónoun a esto
5. (=sketch)
[+scene, person]   dibujar
[+plan, line, circle, map]   trazar   (figurative)
[+situation]   explicar
[+character]   trazar
a. to draw a [picture] =   hacer un dibujo
·to draw a picture of somebody
·hacer un retrato de somebody, someone
b. to draw the line at something
·I draw the [line] at (doing) that
·a (hacer) eso no llego
6. (=formulate)
[+conclusion]   sacar   (from   de)
a. to draw a [comparison] between A and B =   comparar A con B
b. to draw a [distinction] =   distinguir   (between   entre)
7. (Sport, Games)
·to draw a match/game
(generally)   empatar un partido   (Chess)   entablar
8. (nautical)
·the boat draws two metres
·el barco tiene un calado de dos metros
9. (technical)
[+wire]   estirar
C. -intransitive verb
1. (=move)
a. he drew [ahead] of the other runners =   se adelantó a los demonstrativeánoun corredores
b. to draw to an [end] =   llegar a su fin
c. the train drew [into] the station =   el tren entró en la estaciónoun
d. the two horses drew [level] =   los dos caballos se igualaron
e. to draw [near] =   acercarse
f. the car drew [over] to the kerb =   el coche se acercó a la acera
g. he drew to one [side] =   se apartó
h. to draw [towards] =   acercarse a
2. (Cards)
·to draw for trumps
·echar triunfos
3. [chimney etcetera]   tirar
4. (=infuse)
[tea]   reposar
5. (=be equal)
[two teams, players]   empatar   (Chess)   entablar
·we drew two all
·empatamos a dos
·the teams drew for second place
·los equipos empataron en segundo lugar
6. (=sketch)   dibujar
 
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