pull inward or towards a center;
"The pilot drew in the landing gear"
"The cat retracted his claws"
direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes;
"Her good looks attract the stares of many men"
"The ad pulled in many potential customers"
"This pianist pulls huge crowds"
"The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers"
shape one's body into a curl;
"She curled farther down under the covers"
"She fell and drew in"
advance or converge on;
"The police were closing in on him"
of trains; move into (a station);
"The bullet train drew into Tokyo Station"
draw in as if by suction;
"suck in your cheeks and stomach"
- The train pulled in and all the passengers got off.
- What time is Beijing Express due in,please.
- The story reached a climax in chapter ten.
- I'd hope that he'll arrive in time.
- This film is drawing in large crowds every night.
- He really fell for the new girl in school.