[ droo ]
/ dru /
Charles Richard,1904–50, U.S. physician: developer of blood-bank technique.
Daniel,1797–1879, U.S. financier and capitalist.
John,1827–62, U.S. actor, born in Ireland.
his son, John, 1853–1927, U.S. actor.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “trusty.”
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/ (druː) /
the past tense of draw
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Old English dreow, past tense of draw (v.).
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