Thesaurus / drawling

USE drawling IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

opposites of drawling

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

And now more people were coming up the stairs, a drawling, familiar voice—Alma Drew on the landing below.
THE TIN SOLDIERTEMPLE BAILEY
"What a pretty neck you have, kid," he said in his drawling self-confident way.
Jonas' drawling, nasal, high-pitched sarcasm reached Mazarine's ears and stung him.
He speaks of wading through Spenser's "allegories and drawling stanzas."
LIBRARY NOTESA. P. RUSSELL
After a long time there came back the drawling, sleepy snarl of a full-fed tiger just wakened.
THE JUNGLE BOOKRUDYARD KIPLING
He had fine gray eyes, a slow, drawling voice, and said such droll things that the boys listened to everything he said.
He had been drawling "Bonny lass, canny lass;" but, catching the sound of angry words, he had paused and listened.
A SON OF HAGARSIR HALL CAINE
They listened: it was a French rustic ditty, sung in a drawling voice to a tuneful air.
THE TREMENDOUS EVENTMAURICE LEBLANC
He was drunk, but spoke fluently and boldly, only occasionally losing the thread of his sentences and drawling his words.
CRIME AND PUNISHMENTFYODOR DOSTOEVSKY
There was a drawling pause between the first and second names.