Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 10/10/20 Drawl

Drawl (verb, noun)
drawl [ drawl ]
(previously 06-24-13)

verb (used with or without object)
to say or speak in a slow manner, usually prolonging the vowels.

noun
an act or utterance of a person who drawls.

WORDS NEARBY DRAWL
drawing-room comedy, drawing table, draw in one's horns, draw in the reins, drawknife, drawl, draw-loom, drawn, drawn butter, drawn work, draw off

WORDS RELATED TO DRAWL
extend, chant, intone, prolong, drone, utter, protract, nasalize, drag out

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Origin: 1590–1600; < Dutch or Low German dralen to linger

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