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Third person singular
- (transitive) To apply a force to (an object) such that it comes toward the person or thing applying the force.
- (transitive) (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To persuade (someone) to have sex with one.
- He's pulled that bird over there.
- (transitive) to remove (something), especially from public circulation or availability
- Each day, they pulled the old bread and set out fresh loaves.
- (transitive) (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) to do or perform
- He regularly pulls 12-hour days, sometimes 14.
- (transitive) To retrieve or generate for use.
- I'll have to pull a part number for that.
- (intransitive) To apply a force such that an object comes toward the person or thing applying the force.
- You're going to have to pull harder to get that cork out of the bottle.
- (intransitive)(Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To succeed in finding a person with whom to have sex.
- (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Initiate combat with an enemy character in an online game.
- (apply force to (something) so it comes toward): drag, tow, tug, yank
- (slang: to persuade to have sex with one): score
- (to remove from circulation): recall, withdraw, yank
- (to do, to perform): carry out, complete, do, execute, perform
- (to retrieve or generate for use): generate, get, get hold of, get one's hands on, lay one's hands on, obtain, retrieve
- (to succeed in finding a person with whom to have sex.): score
See also pulling
- An act of pulling (applying force).
- He gave the hair a sharp pull and it came out.
- An attractive force which causes motion towards the source
- The spaceship came under the pull of the gas giant.
- iron fillings drawn by the pull of a magnet
- Any device meant to be pulled, as a lever, knob, handle, or rope.
- a zipper pull
- (slang) influence, especially as a means of gaining advantage
- Appeal or attraction or (as of a movie star)
- (act of pulling): tug, yank
- (attractive force): attraction
- (device meant to be pulled): handle, knob, lever, rope
- (influence): influence, sway
- (act of pulling): push, shove
- (attractive force): repulsion
- (device meant to be pulled): button, push, push button
pull m. (plural pulls)
- Il fait froid; je vais mettre mon pull — It's cold; I'm going to put on my pullover
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