Definition of indraft in US English:


(British indraught)


  • 1The drawing in of something.

    ‘the indraft of the towns is irresistible’
    1. 1.1 An inward flow or current, especially of air.
      ‘the larger the fire, the sharper is the indraft of the air’
      • ‘This great indraft of moist air from the equatorial North Atlantic is like the warm-season half of a monsoon.’
      • ‘The development of indraft wind tunnels, however, has not been as well documented.’
      • ‘The system of indraught and escape ventilation is absent to date there.’