As we reached the crest I asked him to ride a little apart, as he would likely draw fire upon the group.
The battery was shaken, but, in truth, continued to draw fire.
Verkan Vall gave it a short burst, though it was probably only a dummy, dropped to draw fire.
Could be a dummy, Neilson was clever at rigging them to draw fire.
Whatever the reason, at any rate they had covered nearly half the distance before they began to draw fire.
Moreover directly the Tanks appeared, they began to draw fire—which they were not meant to face—and the situation was threatening.
A conspicuous "bluff" trench may cause the enemy to waste much ammunition, and draw fire away from the actual defences.
The flint will draw fire from the steel, and at the same time throw open the pan.
If he'd been doing that, he'd have traded hoods with the dead man before shoving up his body to draw fire.
Its advantage lies in the fact that it offers a less definite target, hence is less likely to draw fire.