draft


draft
draft [n1] something formulated; plan abstract, blueprint, delineation, outline, preliminary form, rough sketch, version; concepts 271,660 draft [n2] check for paying money bank draft, bill, bond, cheque, coupon, debenture, IOU, letter of credit, money order, order, promissory note, receipt, warrant; concepts 332,344 draft [n3] gust of air breeze, current, eddy, puff, wind; concept 437 draft [n4] military conscription allotment, assignment, call of duty, call-up*, greetings*, impressment, induction, letter from Uncle Sam*, levy, lottery, recruiting, registration, roll call*, selection, selective service; concept 321 draft [n5] drink of beverage drag*, drain, drench, glass, peg*, quaff, swallow, swig*, swill*; concepts 169,454 draft [v1] formulate adumbrate, block out, characterize, compose, concoct, contrive, delineate, design, devise, draw, draw up, fabricate, fashion, forge, form, frame, invent, make, manufacture, outline, plan, prepare, project, rough, shape, skeleton, sketch; concepts 36,79,173 draft [v2] select for military force call up, choose, conscribe, conscript, dragoon, enlist, enroll, impress, indite, induct, muster, press, recruit, sign on, sign up; concepts 8,320

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  • draft — 1 n 1: a preliminary version of something (as a law) 2 a: a system for or act of selecting individuals from a group (as for military service) b: the act or process of selecting an individual (as for political candidacy) without his or her… …   Law dictionary

  • Draft — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Un draft es un proceso utilizado en los Estados Unidos, Canadá, y Australia para poder asignar determinados jugadores a equipos deportivos. En un draft, los equipos se turnan la selección de un grupo de jugadores… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Draft — Draft, a. 1. Pertaining to, or used for, drawing or pulling (as vehicles, loads, etc.). Same as {Draught}; as, a draft horse. [1913 Webster] 2. Relating to, or characterized by, a draft, or current of air. Same as {Draught}. [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Draft ox — Draft Draft, a. 1. Pertaining to, or used for, drawing or pulling (as vehicles, loads, etc.). Same as {Draught}; as, a draft horse. [1913 Webster] 2. Relating to, or characterized by, a draft, or current of air. Same as {Draught}. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Draft 7.30 — Studio album by Autechre Released 7 April 2003 …   Wikipedia

  • Draft 7.30 — Студи …   Википедия

  • draft — draft·able; draft; draft·ee; draft·er; draft·i·ly; draft·i·ness; draft·man; in·draft; re·draft; draft·man·ship; …   English syllables

  • Draft — (Spinning) See Drawing (Spinning) DRAFT (Weaving) The order of drawing in the warp threads through the eyes of the healds for weaving. The general principle is that those threads that work alike are drawn on the same stave. To avoid crowding the… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • draft — [draft, dräft] n. [ME draught, a drawing, pulling, stroke < base of OE dragan, DRAW] 1. a) a drawing or pulling, as of a vehicle or load b) the thing, quantity, or load pulled 2. a) a drawing in of a fish net …   English World dictionary

  • draft — /draft / (say drahft) noun 1. Also, draught. a drawing, sketch, or design. 2. Also, draught. a first or preliminary form of any writing, subject to revision and copying. 3. Also, draught. the act of drawing; delineation. 4. US the taking of… …   Australian English dictionary


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