from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A simplified spelling of draff.


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  • Pastikan juga kertas kerja draf kurikulum sudah dlm peringkat 'stabil'.

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  • Party was draf However, TRC deputy chairman Do appear before it.

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  • But I tell her there's almost nobody in the house now, and we get a good draf 'through the rooms.

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  • Well, so thishere young li'l Dills settin 'there puffin' an 'blowin' his ches 'out and in, an' feelin 'all nice 'cause it about the firs' time this livin 'summer he catch you' Aunt Julia alone to hisse'f fer while -- an 'all time the house dess fillin' up, an 'draf' blowin 'straight at you' grampaw whur he settin 'in his liberry.

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  • "Dis heyah registrashum fo 'de draf' am a whole lot like 'lection votin', ain't it?" he asked uncertainly.

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  • Connemara -- a draf 'from Portsmouth -- a draf' from Kerry, an 'that was

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  • '"Can't be too hard on a Home draf', "sez he;" the great thing is to get thim in-ship. "

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  • An ', by the Holy Articles av War, whin they wint aboard they cheered him till they cudn't spake, an' _that_, mark you, has not come about wid a draf in the mim'ry av livin 'man!

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  • I tould him fwhat I saw wanst in a draf 'in Egypt.'

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