drawing-n; 5 Senses

Sense Number 1: visual representation sketched by hand

Commentary: DRAWING[+entity][+artifact][+representation][+visual][+flat][+sketch][+by_hand]

The art museum acquired some early drawings by Van Gogh.
The drawing on page 16 shows the major parts of a basic internal combustion engine.
These preliminary drawings are studies for the new commercial shopping complex.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2

Sense Number 2: principles and practice of sketching

Commentary: DRAWING[+entity][+abstract][+information][+principles][+sketching] [+activity][+extended][+practice][+technique][+artistic][+sketching]

Sally studied both drawing and sculpture during her year in Italy.
He learned drawing from his father who was a cartoonist.
They want artists who excel at drawing, not just anyone who can use a graphics art package.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3

Sense Number 3: the selection of a lottery winner

Commentary: DRAWING[+event][+action][+selection][+winner][+lottery]

There is a daily drawing of Super Lotto at 4 p.m.
Entrants must be present at the drawing in order to win.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4

Sense Number 4: fetching something from a source

Commentary: DRAWING[+activity][+circumscribed][+fetching][+from_source]

The drawing of blood from a patient requires basic training.
As the water table lowered, the drawing of water from the local wells became more difficult.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 5

Sense Number 5: the act of pulling a load

Commentary: DRAWING[+activity][+circumscribed][+pulling][+load]

The drawing of the big carriage required a team of four horses.
The drawing of his little sister up and down the hill in her wagon made Johnny tired.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6