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Synonyms for pull

puff

pull it off

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pull out (of): withdraw

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pull out (of): leave

pull someone in

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pull someone up

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pull something apart or to pieces: dismantle

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pull something in: attract

pull something off: remove

pull something out

pull through

pull up

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pull yourself together

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Synonyms for pull

to exert force so as to move (something) toward the source of the force

to remove from a fixed position

to direct or impel to oneself by some quality or action

pull back: to move back in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

pull down: to pull down or break up so that reconstruction is impossible

pull down: to receive, as wages, for one's labor

pull in: to come to a particular place

pull off: to begin and carry through to completion

pull off: to be responsible for or guilty of (an error or crime)

pull on: to put (an article of clothing) on one's person

pull on: to take into the mouth and swallow (a liquid)

pull out: to move back in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

pull through: to exist in spite of adversity

the act of drawing or pulling a load

an inhalation, as of a cigar, pipe, or cigarette

an act of drinking or the amount swallowed

the power to produce an effect by indirect means

Synonyms for pull

the force used in pulling

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special advantage or influence

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a device used for pulling something

a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments

a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

a sustained effort

direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes

move into a certain direction

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apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion

perform an act, usually with a negative connotation

bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover

steer into a certain direction

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strain abnormally

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cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense

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operate when rowing a boat

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rein in to keep from winning a race

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tear or be torn violently

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hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing

strip of feathers

take sides with

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References in classic literature ?
Every turn I ever pulled is put in the shade by this one.
We pulled up at the beginning of the line, and pacified them, and we're never going to carry no more pea-shooters, unless they promises not to fire where there's a line of Irish chaps a-stonebreaking." The guard stopped and pulled away at his cheroot, regarding Tom benignantly the while.
At the second milestone the boys pulled up short, and waved their hats to the guard, who had his watch out and shouted "4.56," thereby indicating that the mile had been done in four seconds under the five minutes.
Then he pulled a wooden bowl full of flour out of a cupboard and started to roll the fish into it, one by one.
'I met with Rathakrishnan this evening and I'm very happy to hear about his determination to pull Malaysia Airlines Airbus A380.
The final class of the pull will be a Run what you Brung class.
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Conversely, individuals that engage in focused pulling tend to be aware of this activity and may pull to reduce stress or for temporary feelings of pleasure that may accompany the pulling behavior.
Tesla car's road tow rated capacity is only 2.5 tonnes, yet it managed to pull the 130-tonne aircraft by nearly 300 metres.
Organiser Dylan Edwards, 23, was forced to postpone the "pull and pint" competition to avoid wrecking the Denbighshire field where it was being hosted.
Gareth told the M.E.N.: "I just put a magnet on a string, and anything metal I pull out.
Today, Push Pull Lift LLC announced immediate availability of positivity reminders.
As a combat rifle trigger it had to remain solidly engaged during all types of rough handling and yet have a good enough pull that the soldier could shoot it well.
To go on "Safe," a TDA will have some sort of hammer-dropping safety, returning you to the long, first trigger pull.
"Pull" is a curious story about a curious group of dog friends who are intrigued by a mysterious challenge: A huge, strange-looking boulder with something like a teacup handle that is labeled "Pull and Prizes." All the different dogs try to pull alone unsuccessfully.