drawing power


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Noun1.drawing power - the capacity for attracting people (customers or supporters)
attractiveness, attraction - the quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts; "her personality held a strange attraction for him"
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To her, another lady, apple- woman by trade, who had saved a fortune of ten thousand pounds and hidden it 'here and there, in cracks and corners, behind bricks and under the flooring.' To her, a French gentleman, who had crammed up his chimney, rather to the detriment of its drawing powers, 'a leather valise, containing twenty thousand francs, gold coins, and a large quantity of precious stones,' as discovered by a chimneysweep after his death.
An on board electric motor produces 163PS, drawing power from an under-bonnet fuel cell stack, which combines oxygen from the surrounding air with hydrogen from NEXO's high-pressure storage tanks.
It's still a far cry from the buys generated by his 2015 match against undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr., but it proves Pacquiao still has drawing power even at 40 years old.
"Developed in 2017, the Marketplace requires minimal capital investment, while providing significant upside for InvenTrust due to Whole Foods' extended drawing power and the region's favorable demographics.
When needed, MeralCo could always activate its Interruptible Load Program, which works by calling on business customers with loads of at least 1 MW to run their own generator sets, if needed, instead of drawing power from the grid.
The 62-year-old, however, spent his first mandate in the shadow of President Xi Jinping, who has put himself in charge of various economic committees, drawing power away from Li and the state council.
I never heard the name Bernie Sanders before, but I watched him on television and realized that he really has drawing power. White-haired, emphatic, with telling hand gestures, he draws in the listener.
Lastly, the company added sugar beets to the mix to extend Ambush's drawing power into the coldest months of the year.
The Walmart Supercenter planned for Centerton in Benton County hasn't broken ground yet, but investors are still banking on its drawing power.
Picked up by Image Entertainment, the film will surely test the limits of Sandler's drawing power,.
He said that National Power Control Centre (NPCC) has already issued final notice to KESC in this regard mentioning that in case of agreement violation by drawing power more than 650 MW, National Power Control Centre would exercise its power to switch it off.