Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 22:00

draw in

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draw in

  1. (idiomatic, transitive) To attract (groups of people).
    Their concerts draw in big crowds.
  2. (idiomatic, transitive) To get someone involved.
    They drew in the quiet boy who didn't want to participate.
  3. (idiomatic, intransitive, of night/darkness) To approach.
    They saw that the night was quickly drawing in, so they pitched their tent.