draught

draught
Synonyms and related words:
CD, IOU, MO, abbreviation, abbreviature, abrege, abridgment, abstract, acceptance, acceptance bill, air current, arrangement, article, attraction, autograph, bag, bang, bank acceptance, bank check, beverage, bill, bill of draft, bill of exchange, black and white, blackmail, blank check, blueprint, booster, booster dose, booster shot, boot, brainchild, breath of air, breeze, brief, brouillon, bumper, call, call for, call-up, capsule, cartoon, certificate, certificate of deposit, certified check, charcoal, charcoal drawing, chart, check, checkbook, cheque, chiaroscuro, claim, commercial paper, compend, composition, compulsory military service, computer printout, condensation, condensed version, conscript, conscription, conspectus, contribution, copy, crayon, crosscurrent, current, current of air, debenture, deck, delineation, demand, demand bill, demand draft, demand for, design, diagram, digest, displacement, document, doodle, dose, downdraft, draft, draft call, drafted man, draftee, drafting, drag, drain, dram, draw, drawing, drayage, drench, drink, drop, dropping, drug packet, due bill, duty, ebauche, edited version, edition, elevation, engrossment, enlistee, enlistment, enrollee, enrollment, epitome, esquisse, essay, exaction, exchequer bill, extortion, extortionate demand, extraction, fair copy, fall wind, fiction, figure, final draft, finished version, first draft, fix, flimsy, flow of air, following wind, gargle, graph, ground plan, gulp, guzzle, haul, haulage, hauling, head, head wind, heave, heaving, heavy demand, hit, holograph, house plan, hymnal, hymnbook, ichnography, imposition, impost, impressment, indent, indraft, inductee, induction, inflow, inhalation, injection, inrush, insistent demand, inspiration, instrumental score, jetstream, jigger, jolt, katabatic wind, lap, letter, letter of credit, levy, libation, libretto, light wind, line drawing, literae scriptae, literary artefact, literary production, literature, lucubration, lug, lute tablature, mainlining, manuscript, matter, measure, mobilization, money order, monsoon, movement of air, music, music paper, music roll, musical notation, musical score, muster, narcotic shot, negotiable instrument, nip, nonfiction, nonnegotiable demand, notation, note, note of hand, notice, opera, opera score, opus, orchestral score, order, original, outline, overdose, overview, pandect, paper, parchment, part, pastel, pattern, peg, pen-and-ink, pencil drawing, penscript, piano score, piece, piece of writing, play, plot, poem, popping, portion, postal order, potation, potion, precis, press, printed matter, printout, production, profile, projection, promissory note, puff of air, puff of wind, pull, pulling, pulling power, quaff, quantity, raw recruit, reading matter, recension, recruit, recruiting, recruitment, requirement, requisition, review, rookie, rough, rough copy, rough draft, rough outline, round, round of drinks, rubric, rush, rush order, score, screed, scrip, script, scrive, scroll, selectee, selective service, sheet music, short score, shortened version, shot, sight bill, sight draft, silhouette, silver-print drawing, sinkage, sinopia, sip, skeleton, sketch, skin-popping, slurp, snifter, snort, songbook, songster, spot, strain, stream, stream of air, study, submergence, submersion, suck, summons, sup, survey, swallow, swig, swill, syllabus, synopsis, tablature, table, tail wind, tax, taxing, tenderfoot, text, the written word, thumbnail sketch, time bill, time draft, tipple, topical outline, tot, towage, towing, tracing, traction, tractive power, trade acceptance, trainee, transcript, transcription, treasury bill, tribute, tug, tug-of-war, tugging, typescript, ultimatum, undercurrent, updraft, version, vignette, vocal score, voucher, warning, warrant, wet, wind, work, working drawing, writing, written music

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  • Draught — Draught, n. [The same as draft, the spelling with gh indicating an older pronunciation. See {Draft}, n., {Draw}.] 1. The act of drawing or pulling; as: (a) The act of moving loads by drawing, as by beasts of burden, and the like. [1913 Webster] A …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Draught — Draught, a. 1. Used for drawing vehicles, loads, etc.; as, a draught beast; draught hooks. [1913 Webster] 2. Relating to, or characterized by, a draft, or current of air. [1913 Webster] 3. Used in making drawings; as, draught compasses. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Draught ox — Draught Draught, a. 1. Used for drawing vehicles, loads, etc.; as, a draught beast; draught hooks. [1913 Webster] 2. Relating to, or characterized by, a draft, or current of air. [1913 Webster] 3. Used in making drawings; as, draught compasses.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • draught — [drɑːft ǁ dræft] noun [countable] TRANSPORT a ship s draught is the distance from the bottom of the ship to the level of the water. This distance is the depth of water that a ship needs to float ˈladen ˌdraught TRANSPORT the draught when a ship… …   Financial and business terms

  • draught´er — draught «draft, drahft», noun, transitive verb, adjective. = draft. (Cf. ↑draft) –draught´er, noun. Usage draft, draught. The pronunciation (draft) has caused the spelling draught to give way to draft. In current A …   Useful english dictionary

  • Draught — (dr[.a]ft), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Draughted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Draughting}.] 1. To draw out; to call forth. See {Draft}. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. To diminish or exhaust by drawing. [R.] [1913 Webster] The Parliament so often draughted and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • draught — draught; draught·house; …   English syllables

  • draught — (US draft) ► NOUN 1) a current of cool air in a room or confined space. 2) a single act of drinking or inhaling. 3) literary or archaic a quantity of a liquid with medicinal properties: a sleeping draught. 4) the depth of water needed to float a… …   English terms dictionary

  • draught — [ dræft ] the British spelling of draft1 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • draught — c.1200, from O.E. *dreaht, *dræht, related to dragan to draw, drag (see DRAG (Cf. drag)). Oldest sense besides that of pulling is of drinking. It retains the functions that did not branch off with DRAFT (Cf. draft) (q.v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • draught — [draft, dräft] n., vt., adj. now chiefly Brit. sp. of DRAFT …   English World dictionary

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