Noun(1) a slow speech pattern with prolonged vowels
Verb(1) lengthen and slow down or draw out
(1) Ethan went on in a lazy drawl , as he concentrated on starting the car engine.(2) You struggled to understand Eddie - brilliantly mimicked by impressionist Mike Yarwood - who would suddenly lapse into an indecipherable drawl .(3) Often with little difficulty, we can ├ö├ç├┐translate├ö├ç├û the southern drawl or clipped Yankee accent.(4) Someone speaking in a drawl called out, interrupting her conversation with herself.(5) ├ö├ç├┐I was wondering if you'd do me a favor,├ö├ç├û Kimberly began, in a slow drawl .(6) After forty years I can now control the appearances of my Texas accent, my one weakness being proximity to anyone with a strong drawl of their own.(7) His British accent buried deep underneath a southern drawl , he commands this movie.(8) He was a cool drink of charcoal-mellowed whiskey with a slow drawl .(9) Her incisive, anti-male insults, delivered in a southern drawl , gave her a prominent reputation and within a few years she had started to appear in guest roles on TV.(10) He has a girlfriend over there, laps up very moment of the warm weather and has even softened his accent with the hint of a southern drawl .(11) Sometimes he delivers with a Dylanesque drawl , while other times his control over his distinct warble and his musical acumen creates an aural beauty of a different kind.(12) And her accent, which had once sounded so alluringly foreign, had flattened into a quasi-American drawl .(13) After a bit of Kiwi and Louisaiana accent fumbling├ö├ç┬¬ I got to hear the sexy drawl of another very special friend of mine.(14) He said this in a lazy drawl , enjoying the sight of her pink face as it turned red.(15) Miss Harris is pretty sprightly and talks faster than anyone I've met out here in the land of the slow drawl .(16) His dress was casual, and he looked not the least bit tired, except in the slow drawl of his voice.
1. say slowly ::
2. speak slowly ::
3. drone ::
Different Formsdrawl, drawled, drawling, drawls
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