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    draught

    draught - Dictionary definition and meaning for word draught

    Definition
    (noun) a serving of drink (usually alcoholic) drawn from a keg
    Synonyms : draft , potation , tipple
    Example Sentence
    • they served beer on draft
    Definition
    (noun) a large and hurried swallow
    Synonyms : draft , gulp , swig
    Example Sentence
    • he finished it at a single gulp
    Definition
    (noun) a current of air (usually coming into a chimney or room or vehicle)
    Synonyms : draft
    Definition
    (noun) the depth of a vessel's keel below the surface (especially when loaded)
    Synonyms : draft
    Definition
    (noun) a dose of liquid medicine
    Synonyms : draft
    Example Sentence
    • he took a sleeping draft
    Definition
    (noun) the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling
    Synonyms : draft , drawing
    Definition
    (verb) make a blueprint of
    Synonyms : blueprint , draft
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for draught

Sounds like Draw which means to pull.

draught - sounds like draft hence means blueprint. Also means draw-ugh-it, you draw the liquid so fast, you say ugh after that. Well, if you draw in air fast, then it becomes a current of air instead of a dose of liquid!

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