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Drew

[droo] /dru/
noun
1.
Charles Richard, 1904–50, U.S. physician: developer of blood-bank technique.
2.
Daniel, 1797–1879, U.S. financier and capitalist.
3.
John, 1827–62, U.S. actor, born in Ireland.
4.
his son, John, 1853–1927, U.S. actor.
5.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “trusty.”.
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British Dictionary definitions for john drew

drew

/druː/
verb
1.
the past tense of draw
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Word Origin and History for john drew

drew

Old English dreow, past tense of draw (v.).

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