cause to speak, "Can you draw her out--she is always so
lengthen in time; cause to be or last longer; "We prolonged our stay"; "She extended her visit by another day"; "The meeting was drawn out until midnight" Synonym(s):prolong, protract, extend, draw out
make more sociable; "The therapist drew out the shy girl"
deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant" Synonym(s):educe, evoke, elicit, extract, draw out
remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram" Synonym(s):extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw out