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  • n. The act of speaking with a drawl
  • v. Present participle of drawl.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of speaking with a drawl; a drawl.


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  • Alice, in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: "What else had you to learn?"

    "Well, there was Mystery," the Mock Turtle replied, counting off the subjects on his flappers, "—Mystery, ancient and modern, with Seaography: then Drawling—the Drawling-master was an old conger-eel, that used to come once a week: He taught us Drawling, Stretching, and Fainting in Coils."

    July 18, 2008