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(verb) 
Definition
to pull or drag (a vehicle), esp. by means of a rope or cable
He was using the vehicle to tow his trailer.
Synonyms
drag
He got up and dragged his chair towards the table.
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draw
He drew his chair nearer the fire.
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pull
I helped pull him out of the water.
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trail
She came down the stairs, trailing the coat behind her.
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haul
A crane hauled the car out of the stream.
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tug
She tugged him along by his arm.
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yank
She yanked the child back into the house.
, , ,
lug
Nobody wants to lug around huge heavy suitcases.
(noun) 
Definition
the act or an instance of towing
I can give you a tow if you want.
Synonyms
,
pull
He took a deep pull of his cigarette.
, ,
tug
My head was snapped backwards by a tug on my air hose.

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Additional synonyms

in the sense of draw
Definition
to cause (a person or thing) to move closer or further away from a place by pulling
He drew his chair nearer the fire.
Synonyms
in the sense of haul
Definition
to transport, such as in a lorry
A crane hauled the car out of the stream.
Synonyms
tow,
tug,
hump (British, slang),
in the sense of haul
Definition
the act of dragging with effort
Synonyms

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