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    Default feel the draught

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentences?

    “Did he go bust?”
    “I don’t think so, Curtis. Must have felt the draught a bit.” (Marsch’s “Surfeit of Lampreys”, chapter VII)

    feel the draught = been on edge; in strained circumstances

    Thank you for your efforts.

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    Correct.

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