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drawling


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Drawl  \Drawl\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Drawled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Drawling}.]  [Prob.  fr  draw:  cf  D.  dralen  to  linger,  tarry, 
  Icel.  dralla  to  loiter.  See  {Draw},  and  cf  {Draggle}.] 
  To  utter  in  a  slow,  lengthened  tone. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Drawling  \Drawl"ing\,  n. 
  The  act  of  speaking  with  a  drawl;  a  drawl.  --  {Drawl"ing*ly}, 
  adv  --Bacon. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  drawling 
  adj  :  (used  of  speech)  uttered  slowly  with  prolonged  vowels  [syn: 
  {drawn-out}] 




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