draft

Part of speech: noun

The depth to which a vessel sinks in the water.

Part of speech: noun

The act of drinking; a drink.

Part of speech: verb

To outline; sketch; delineate.

Part of speech: verb

To conscript.

Part of speech: noun

A current of air.

Part of speech: noun

The act of drawing; a haul; pull; drag.

Part of speech: noun

A plan; sketch.

Part of speech: noun

A money order; bill of exchange.

Part of speech: noun

A military or naval conscription.

Part of speech: noun

An exhausting demand.

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Usage examples "draft":

  1. Here's my order to draft an interpreter," and he put his hand into his pocket. - "My Home In The Field of Honor", Frances Wilson Huard.
  2. He was going, it seems, to Richmond, to inquire about a draft for seven thousand dollars, which he had sent by mail, but which, not having been acknowledged by his correspondent, he was afraid had been stolen, and the money received by the thief. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.
  3. With this exception the draft scheme as submitted by Lord John Russell was accepted by Lord Grey and his colleagues. - "A History of the Four Georges and of William IV, Volume IV (of 4)", Justin McCarthy and Justin Huntly McCarthy.