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Definition of drawl verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[transitive, intransitive] + speech drawl (something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they drawl
he / she / it drawls
past simple drawled
-ing form drawling
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to speak or say something slowly with vowel sounds that are longer than usual “Hi there!” she drawled lazily. He had a smooth, drawling voice.
drawl noun [singular]
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She spoke in a slow Southern drawl.