• (v. t.) To draw, or attempt to draw, toward one; to draw forcibly.
  • (v. t.) To draw apart; to tear; to rend.
  • (v. t.) To gather with the hand, or by drawing toward one; to pluck; as, to pull fruit; to pull flax; to pull a finch.
  • (v. t.) To move or operate by the motion of drawing towards one; as, to pull a bell; to pull an oar.
  • (v. t.) To hold back, and so prevent from winning; as, the favorite was pulled.
  • (v. t.) To take or make, as a proof or impression; -- hand presses being worked by pulling a lever.
  • (v. t.) To strike the ball in a particular manner. See Pull, n., 8.
  • (v. i.) To exert one's self in an act or motion of drawing or hauling; to tug; as, to pull at a rope.
  • (n.) The act of pulling or drawing with force; an effort to move something by drawing toward one.
  • (n.) A contest; a struggle; as, a wrestling pull.
  • (n.) A pluck; loss or violence suffered.
  • (n.) A knob, handle, or lever, etc., by which anything is pulled; as, a drawer pull; a bell pull.
  • (n.) The act of rowing; as, a pull on the river.
  • (n.) The act of drinking; as, to take a pull at the beer, or the mug.
  • (n.) Something in one's favor in a comparison or a contest; an advantage; means of influencing; as, in weights the favorite had the pull.
  • (n.) A kind of stroke by which a leg ball is sent to the off side, or an off ball to the side.

Compare pull with other words:

lug vs. pull

drug vs. pull

pull vs. reach

pull vs. pult

pull vs. pulu

pell vs. pull

pull vs. sull

pull vs. pulp

pill vs. pull

hull vs. pull

pull vs. purl

pall vs. pull

mull vs. pull

lull vs. pull

cull vs. pull

pule vs. pull

full vs. pull

dull vs. pull

gull vs. pull

bull vs. pull

drew vs. pull

poll vs. pull

lurry vs. pull

louk vs. pull

pull vs. yanker

outwrest vs. pull

null vs. pull

good vs. pull

jerk vs. pull

pool vs. pull

attract vs. pull

careen vs. pull

pull vs. puller

drawrod vs. pull

pull vs. undertow

pull vs. tose

pull vs. retract

pull vs. traction

pull vs. tugboat

machiner vs. pull

elongate vs. pull

pull vs. rug

pull vs. rouse

bridle vs. pull

pull vs. touse

pull vs. tuck

hitch vs. pull

pull vs. recoil

pull vs. scuffle

haul vs. pull

pluck vs. pull

eradicate vs. pull

pull vs. twinge

pull vs. tweak

pull vs. trice

heave vs. pull

hale vs. pull

pull vs. wrest

magnetic vs. pull

pull vs. toll

avel vs. pull

pull vs. stub

pull vs. tension

pull vs. wrench

peanut vs. pull

barrow vs. pull

pull vs. turnout

pull vs. sole

handcart vs. pull

ductile vs. pull

button vs. pull

pull vs. repulsion

pull vs. sway

pull vs. server

attraction vs. pull

client vs. pull

advantage vs. pull

influence vs. pull

pull vs. rope

handle vs. pull

lever vs. pull

knob vs. pull

motion vs. pull

attractive vs. pull

pull vs. pulling

pull vs. repel

pull vs. shove

pull vs. push

obtain vs. pull

get vs. pull

execute vs. pull

complete vs. pull

pull vs. recall

pull vs. withdraw

pull vs. tug

pull vs. yank

drag vs. pull

pull vs. tow

pull vs. score

ligament vs. pull

pull vs. tendon

muscle vs. pull

pull vs. row

pull vs. strain

generate vs. pull

pull vs. retrieve

perform vs. pull

availability vs. pull

circulation vs. pull

pull vs. toward

pull vs. remove

power vs. pull

force vs. pull

pants vs. pull

draw vs. pull

pull vs. twig

chin vs. pull

pull vs. stretch