Definition of 'drawing board'
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The promised improvements to airports are largely still on the drawing board. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The issue was sent back to the drawing board. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Part of their effort is only on the drawing board. Preventing World War III - A Realistic Grand Strategy (1988)But at least this one has left the drawing board. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was back to the drawing board. Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)But it was tough to go back to the drawing board. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This return to the drawing board is absolutely necessary because the system left by the outgoing government is extravagant. Times, Sunday Times (2012)So when we lost, we had to go back to the drawing board. Times, Sunday Times (2009)After a weekend at his drawing board, he finally produced a sketch that excited him. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I have a drawing board, a stool and a small chair. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Occasionally. drawing board is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'drawing board'
British English: drawing board NOUN
A drawing board is a large flat board, often fixed to a metal frame, on which you place your paper when you are drawing or designing something.
Definition of drawing board from the Collins English Dictionary
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