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Synonyms for draft

Synonyms for draft

the act of drawing or pulling a load

an act of drinking or the amount swallowed

compulsory enrollment in military service

a preliminary plan or version, as of a written work

to enroll compulsorily in military service

to draw up a preliminary plan or version of

to devise and set down

Synonyms for draft

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

a preliminary sketch of a design or picture

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

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any of the various versions in the development of a written work

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

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a regulator for controlling the flow of air in a fireplace

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a dose of liquid medicine

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a large and hurried swallow

the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling

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draw up an outline or sketch for something

engage somebody to enter the army

make a blueprint of

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Opponents of the draft law stood at 18%; they preferred to work according to the current laws, while 20% said they cannot pass judgment on the matter.
MPs are now privately studying both the 2012 budget draft law and the draft electoral law before discussions on them in specific parliamentary committees at the start of next week.
Hills - how many quarterbacks will be drafted in the first round?
Yosuef Mahmoud said that the draft constitution will allow for creating economic plans that improve the conditions of citizens and meet their needs in a realistic manner.
Schoenfield wonders if these upcoming changes to the draft, further limiting drafted players' bargaining leverage, will result in an eventual legal challenge, adding, "The draft rules have never been challenged in court..." Ok, no baseball player has challenged the legality of the reverse order draft but a couple of football players have.
The next year we announced we'd be selling our draft lists and could fax them for the grand fee of $--to anyone interested.
The first real national draft occurred during the Civil War, as both the Union and the Confederacy turned to conscription to fill the ranks of their exhausted, depleted armies.
Crown reports that Especial Draft was initially introduced in two test markets, Houston and Phoenix, generating strong results, and boosting overall brand sales.
"Zayer also announced the start of a dialogue between unions in order to prepare an alternative draft based on ensuring the exercise of the right to strike.
Draft Law "On the ratification of the loan agreement between the Republic of Albania, represented by the Ministry of Finance and Economy (the borrower), the Albanian Development Fund (project implementation agency) and KFW Frankfurt am Main for the rural water supply program IV "Was approved with 105 votes in favor and 2 in opposition.
The Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina and the EU Special Representative in BiH is concerned that draft amendments to the RS Law on Public Peace and Order, if adopted, would adversely affect the exercise of fundamental freedoms in Republika Srpska (RS), in particular freedom of expression and freedom of assembly.
The ruling government has moved as many as seven drafts, of which three draft had already be moved in the Parliament but due to completion of the latter's tenure could not be approved.
Maximum numbers of draft were approved during the tenure of the PML-N government.The ruling government has moved as many as seven drafts, of which three draft had already be moved in the Parliament but due to completion of the latter's tenure could not be approved.
The regular meeting of the Cabinet, chaired by HE the Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, on Wednesday approved a draft law on the treatment and recycling of waste.
An inter-ministerial meeting to review the draft Access to Information Law led by Minister of Information Khieu Kanharith on Thursday reached an agreement on the first of nine chapters.