DRAWING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of drawing
Definition:
n. creation of artistic drawings
Example:
He learned drawing from his father.
Sentence in Classic:
And behind the door of one of the closets there was a drawing in red pencil of a bearded man in a Roman dress with a brick in each hand and underneath was the name of the drawing:.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Lying on his face, he rested his rifle upon a rock, and took a long and steady aim before drawing the trigger.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Bradstreet had spread an ordnance map of the county out upon the seat and was busy with his compasses drawing a circle with Eyford for its centre.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Granting that his whole journey was occupied in drawing up the will, then the train was an express, only stopping once between Norwood and London Bridge.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
In his uneasiness Huck found himself drawing closer and closer to the alley; fearing all sorts of dreadful things, and momentarily expecting some catastrophe to happen that would take away his breath.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Snowball used as his study a shed which had once been used for incubators and had a smooth wooden floor, suitable for drawing on.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
Feeling probably that the conversation was taking a tone too serious for a drawing room, Vronsky made no rejoinder, but by way of trying to change the conversation, he smiled brightly, and turned to the ladies.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He knew she had been expecting him, had listened for him, and was now going back to the drawing room.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
On seeing Levin she smiled, and asked him to come into the little drawing room, where he heard voices.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Though he was certainly rather bigger than the other men in the room, her anxiety could only have reference to the clever though shy, but observant and natural, expression which distinguished him from everyone else in that drawing room.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The committeemen met him at the first door and, expressing their delight at seeing such a highly honored guest, took possession of him as it were, without waiting for his reply, surrounded him, and led him to the drawing room.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context