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Definition 1: remove by drawing or pulling - [verb of contact]

Samples where draw away or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She placed the tray down and drew off the cloth
  • draw away the cloth that is covering the cheese

Synonyms for draw away in the sense of this definition

(draw away is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

(draw away has a similar meaning as ...) pull or pull out sharply

"pluck the flowers off the bush"

Definition 2: move ahead of (one's competitors) in a race - [verb of motion]

(draw away is a kind of ...) travel in front of; go in advance of others

"The procession was headed by John"

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