Definition of 'pull'
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We are all pulling in one direction. The Sun (2017)Admiral was forced to pull its new system after the web giant intervened. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She was saved when another prisoner walking past pulled him away. The Sun (2016)How do you pull back from this? The Sun (2016)You need to pull together rather than let this drive you apart. The Sun (2016)They may not have planted the bomb or pulled the trigger but they sanctioned it. The Sun (2016)He would have pulled him out long before the tenth and the American would not have ended up confined to a wheelchair. The Sun (2016)He will pull out something special today because this is a huge game and there is so much on the line here for the Wallabies. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Despite the big field, there wasn't much pace on that day and he pulled hard for quite a long way. The Sun (2016)Why do we so often feel pulled in different directions? Christianity Today (2000)You will notice just how strong the pull of the familiar is. HABIT BUSTING: A 10-step plan that will change your life (2002)Or stand under a bucket and pull a handle. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Both are adept at pulling off wild moves. The Sun (2015)The sentences struggled to escape the pull of gravity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There is nervousness at the speed with which the document has been pulled together. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Arch your back slightly and pull in your tummy. Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)His most outrageous act is to pull down his pants and moon her. Times, Sunday Times (2007) Vehicles were pulled back to remote locations for safety reasons despite the flurry of emergency calls. Times, Sunday Times (2011)How on earth will you pull it off? Times, Sunday Times (2010)The collective cause was no longer exerting such a strong pull. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Its metal handle pulls away from the melted sides. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We arrived as the ferry was pulling away. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The controls and the gravity that pulls you down toward the sea bring an immersive experience. The Sun (2014)It was as if some irresistible natural force was pulling us together. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)Both her horses pulled up with injuries well before there. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is as if some irresistible force had pulled an enormous bung or plug out of the earth. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)As long as you pull off the moves on screen you are free to improvise the rest of the time. The Sun (2010)To be pulled back was harsh. The Sun (2016)
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Translations for 'pull'
British English: pull /pʊl/ VERB
When you pull something, you hold it and move it towards you.
I helped pull him out of the water.
Pull as hard as you can.
- American English: pull
- Arabic: يَجْذِب
- Brazilian Portuguese: puxar
- Chinese: 拉
- Croatian: izvući
- Czech: táhnout
- Danish: trække
- Dutch: trekken naar zich toe, verwijderen
- European Spanish: tirar jalar
- Finnish: vetää
- French: tirer amener vers soi
- German: ziehen
- Greek: τραβώ
- Italian: tirare
- Japanese: 引く
- Korean: ...을 잡아당기다
- Norwegian: trekke
- Polish: pociągnąć
- European Portuguese: puxar
- Romanian: a trage
- Russian: тянуть
- Spanish: tirar estirar o extender
- Swedish: dra
- Thai: ดึง
- Turkish: çekmek
- Ukrainian: тягти
- Vietnamese: kéo
Definition of pull from the Collins English Dictionary
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