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Nounpull has 7 senses
pull, pulling - the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you; "the pull up the hill had him breathing harder"; "his strenuous pulling strained his back" --1is a kind ofpropulsion, actuation --1has particulars:
wrench, twist, pull - a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments; "the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell"; "he was sidelined with a hamstring pull" --5is a kind ofinjury, hurt, harm, trauma --5has particulars: sprain
attract, pull, pull in, draw, draw in - direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers" --2is one way topull, draw, force
draw, pull, pull out, get out, take out - bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover; "draw a weapon"; "pull out a gun"; "The mugger pulled a knife on his victim" --6is one way toremove, take, take away, withdraw Sample sentences: Somebody ----s something Somebody ----s something PP
rend, rip, rive, pull - tear or be torn violently; "The curtain ripped from top to bottom"; "pull the cooked chicken into strips" --12is one way totear, rupture, snap, bust Sample sentences: Something ----s Somebody ----s something Something ----s something
extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw out - draw or pull out, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram" --15is one way toremove, take, take away, withdraw Sample sentences: Somebody ----s something Something ----s something Somebody ----s something PP
side, pull, root - take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for; "We all rooted for the home team"; "I'm pulling for the underdog"; "Are you siding with the defender of the title?" --16is one way toback, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, support Sample sentence: Somebody ----s PP