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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theydraw upon
he/she/itdraws upon
present participledrawing upon
past tensedrew upon
past participledrawn upon

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  1. same as draw on (sense 1)

    She would have to draw upon all her courage and determination.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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