Meaning of DRAUGHT in English

DRAUGHT

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

draught beer British English , draft beer American English (= taken from a large container, not served in a bottle )

He only ever drinks draught beer.

draught excluder

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A draught of cold air blew in.

Belhaven Heavy, Tennent's Export and Guinness on draught .

He recognized each draught of icy air slicing through cracks in doors made invisible by crowding shadows.

Meat will be on the table shortly, but perhaps a refreshing draught beforehand.

The candles on either side of the altar flickered with the skull-flame in a draught .

The effect of a downward draught is that the development of hot spots in the kiln is minimised.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.