pull off

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Synonyms for pull off

pull or pull out sharply

cause to withdraw

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remove by drawing or pulling

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The pull off charge for an evening cab journey (6pm to 10.59pm and weekends 7pm to 3.59pm) would increase from [pounds sterling]3.35 to [pounds sterling]3.60.
"But I try to pull off the amazing shot, just like we've seen Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods pull off shots - everybody that's won you've seen pull off shots like that." Also in the field is Luke Donald.
BEIRUT: A man was charged Wednesday with impersonating a monk to pull off a number of con jobs.
I guess that's why we practise, to pull off shots like that in that sort of pressure."
Rawalpindi, January 02, 2010 (Frontier Star): Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee General Tariq Majid has said that Indian Army Chief General Deepak Kapoor knows very well what the Indian Armed Forces can not and Pakistan Armed Forces can pull off militarily Responding to a question asked on the Indian Army Chief's Jingoistic pronouncement of Indian military preparations to fight China and Pakistan simultaneously, Chairman JCSC General Tariq Majid has said, "leave alone China, General Deepak Kapoor knows very well what the Indian Armed Forces can not and Pakistan Armed Forces can pull off militarily", says a handout issued by ISPR.
EAST STIRLING boss Jim McInally insists his team can pull off a Scottish Cup shock today - as the Shire are no longer the country's joke side.
St Joseph's could not pull off a shock against Rhydyfelin, the Division Two side coming out 36-8 victors against their Division Four opponents.
Pull off and discard triangular flap and the pointy appendages underneath it, plus the smalt paddles from the front of the crab.
"When you travel this summer, be sure to pack pins to pull off up-styles flawlessly."
The bed control unit is completely sealed with universal graphics that will never flake, peel, or pull off. The easy-to-clean overlay has large buttons and features functions for control of head, foot, and bed heights.
To reach freedom the most famous escapers of modern times have been willing to pull off the impossible: their adventures and struggles are related in The Greatest Escape Stories Ever Told: a blend of history and drama which presents riveting stores of escape, from battling the Bastille to swimming shark-infested waters to avoid the Japanese during the war.
The hexagonal nut of the end cap is made smaller so that the heater housing will pull off the nozzle and clear the tip end while leaving the end cap and tip in place.
To install a new bite valve, pinch the tube and pull off the old valve.
Shaun Pollock trapped Michael Papps leg-before without scoring with the total one before Mark Richardson and Stephen Fleming took the score to 42 when Fleming miscued an attempted pull off Andre Nel and wicketkeeper Mark Boucher took the catch.
Once it's in and you want to run more cables, you just pull off the baseboards (or door trim) along with the Wire Tracks channel, install the wire and snap the channel back into place.