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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

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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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GOING, GOING, GONE: The top of the tower is pulled down after the massive blaze which ripped through Clough Road Mills
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The Welsh chapel is the best there is and it would be a crime for it to be pulled down.
When both those stands are flattened, the two Sloper Road floodlights will also be pulled down into the middle of the field.
1% year-on-year, mainly pulled down by lower prices of oil and natural gas.
I also attended Yates Street Chapel with my sister Gillian until that was pulled down to make way for the Aston Expressway.
It is believed that several trees protected under Tree Preservation Orders were pulled down, or damaged by ring barking - cutting the bark which stops the food supply.
VANDALS pulled down an England flag and set fire to it in Kircudbright, Dumfriesshire.
There were fears the four-storey Bolam's Mill building, at Alnwick, would have to be pulled down after a blaze ripped through it last February.
Williams scored a game-high 23 points and pulled down 14 rebounds.
The reason is that, before crash helmets were worn, the peak of a jockey's cap could be pulled down over the eyes to shut out the glare.
in East Setauket, New York, who pulled down $500 million.
Every time I stand at the adjacent bus stop and breathe in those disgusting fumes that emanate from within, I think to myself how wonderful it would be if it was pulled down.
His most successful piece, Gravity, begins with five dancers lying on the floor in a circle looking like little amoebas, pulled down by the weight of their tap shoes as they helplessly, often aggressively, try to get up as if stuck in quicksand.
Once the bayonet ring on the mold is inserted into the locking mechanism, a removable handle is pulled down, securing the mold to the platen.