Definitions

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  • v. To draw up - John Milton

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To draw up.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To draw up. Cowper, Iliad, i.
  • Figuratively, to train or bring up.

Etymologies

up- +‎ draw (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Both men were grappled together as they went down; but Grief, with a quick updraw of his knees to the other's chest, broke the grip and forced him down.

    A Son of the Sun

  • a quick updraw of his knees to the other's chest, broke the grip and forced him down.

    A Son Of The Sun

  • D.W.] in hand, his mouth at the blow-stop was relieved of its pained updraw by the form for puffing; he preserved a gentlemanly high figure in his exercises on the instrument, out of ken of all likeness to the urgent insistency of Victor Radnor's punctuating trunk of the puffing frame at almost every bar -- an Apollo brilliancy in energetic pursuit of the nymph of sweet sound.

    One of Our Conquerors — Volume 1

  • D.W.] in hand, his mouth at the blow-stop was relieved of its pained updraw by the form for puffing; he preserved

    One of Our Conquerors — Complete

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