draw in

Definitions of draw in
  1. verb
    pull inward or towards a center
    “The pilot drew in the landing gear”
    synonyms: retract
    attract, draw, pull, pull in
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
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    types:
    introvert, invaginate
    fold inwards
    intussuscept
    introvert or invaginate
    type of:
    attract, draw, pull, pull in
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
  2. verb
    shape one's body into a curl
    “She fell and drew in
    synonyms: curl, curl up
    attract, draw, pull, pull in
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
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    type of:
    bend, flex
    form a curve
  3. verb
    advance or converge on
    synonyms: close in
    get in, move in, pull in
    of trains; move into (a station)
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    advance, go on, march on, move on, pass on, progress
    move forward, also in the metaphorical sense
  4. verb
    of trains; move into (a station)
    synonyms: get in, move in, pull in
    close in
    advance or converge on
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    Antonyms:
    get out, pull out
    move out or away
    back down, back off, bow out, chicken out, pull out
    remove oneself from an obligation
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    type of:
    arrive, come, get
    reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress
  5. verb
    draw in as if by suction
    synonyms: suck in
    aspirate, draw out, suck out
    remove as if by suction
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    type of:
    core out, hollow, hollow out
    remove the interior of
  6. verb
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes
    synonyms: attract, draw, pull, pull in
    retract
    pull inward or towards a center
    curl, curl up
    shape one's body into a curl
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    Antonyms:
    beat back, drive, force back, push back, repel, repulse
    cause to move back by force or influence
    drive
    cause to move rapidly by striking or throwing with force
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    tug
    pull hard
    arrest, catch, get
    attract and fix
    retract
    pull inward or towards a center
    bring
    attract the attention of
    introvert, invaginate
    fold inwards
    type of:
    draw, force, pull
    cause to move by pulling
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