draught


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Synonyms for draught

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a serving of drink (usually alcoholic) drawn from a keg

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a large and hurried swallow

a current of air (usually coming into a chimney or room or vehicle)

the depth of a vessel's keel below the surface (especially when loaded)

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a dose of liquid medicine

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the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling

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make a blueprint of

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As she still hesitated, being, in fact, in no reasonable state of mind, he took the infant in his arms, and himself administered the draught.
Under ordinary circumstances, after I had lain quietly in the darkness for half an hour, the draught that I had taken would have sent me to sleep.
d'Avrigny himself arrived, bringing the night draught prepared for the young girl, and then M.
All day long, nothing, save a draught of water, passed his lips; though he prosecuted his inquiries far and wide, and never so much as sat down, once.
And there is a draught in your room, besides, which makes your conduct worse.