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drawled, past tense; drawls, 3rd person singular present; drawling, present participle; drawled, past participle;
  1. Speak in a slow, lazy way with prolonged vowel sounds
    • - “Suits me fine,” he drawled
  1. A slow, lazy way of speaking or an accent with unusually prolonged vowel sounds
    • - a Texas drawl

  1. a slow speech pattern with prolonged vowels
  2. lengthen and slow down or draw out; "drawl one's vowels"
  3. A drawl is a perceived feature of some varieties of spoken English, and generally indicates longer vowel sounds and/or diphthongs. ...
  4. a way of speaking slowly while lengthening vowel sounds and running words together. Characteristic of some southern US accents, as well as Scots; to speak with a drawl
  5. (drawling) The act of speaking with a drawl
  6. slow way of speaking
  7. to speak slowly with long drawn out vowels