draw in

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Verb[edit]

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.