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English verb: draw away

1. draw away (motion) move ahead of (one's competitors) in a race

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)head, lead

2. draw away (contact) remove by drawing or pulling

SamplesShe placed the tray down and drew off the cloth.
Draw away the cloth that is covering the cheese.

Synonymsdraw off, pull off

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)remove, take, take away, withdraw

Verb grouppick off, pluck, pull off, tweak

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