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noun as in cup

noun as in current

noun as in dose

noun as in gulp

Strongest match

Strong matches

noun as in puff

noun as in whiff

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Example Sentences

This week they had switched off the fan at the front door blowing air back in and had the back door open, creating a through draught.

A mega-draught could devastate India, wiping out the farms that country needs to feed its rapidly growing population.

Being quieted by the Captain with a draught of cold tea, and made to sit down, the examination of the book proceeded.

The chimney was at the other end, and thus a draught of hot air constantly passed beneath the floors in cold weather.

It is called the "travellers' drink" because any one, on breaking off a stalk, can obtain a cool draught.

This, however, will not be necessary where there is a chimney high enough to create a strong draught.

Gradually, however, the spark grew to a burning mass, which created the draught of air that fanned it.


On this page you'll find 163 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to draught, such as: bowl, drink, mug, beaker, cannikin, and chalice.

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