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Definition of indrawn adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

indrawn

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌɪnˈdrɔːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnˈdrɔːn//
 
(literary) Surprise
 
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indrawn breath is air that somebody breathes in suddenly and quickly, expressing surprise or shock She heard his quick indrawn breath of surprise. See related entries: Surprise