move sth especially towards oneself by using force
use force on (sth), especially with the hands, in order to move it towards oneself or in the direction of the force
win, gain, or attract
(an act of) pulling
a difficult steep climb
"the pull up the hill had him breathing harder"
"his strenuous pulling strained his back"
"the pull of the moon"
"the pull of the current"
"the chairman's nephew has a lot of pull"
"he grabbed the pull and opened the drawer"
"the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell"
"he was sidelined with a hamstring pull"
"he took a puff on his pipe"
"he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
"it was a long pull but we made it"
"draw a wagon"
"pull a sled"
"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"
"the car pulls to the right"
"Pull the rope"
"Pull the handle towards you"
"pull the string gently"
"pull the trigger of the gun"
"pull your knees towards your chin"
"perpetrate a crime"
"pull a bank robbery"
"draw a weapon"
"pull out a gun"
"The mugger pulled a knife on his victim"
"pull one's horse to a stand"
"Pull the car over"
"I pulled a muscle in my leg when I jumped up"
"The athlete pulled a tendon in the competition"
"A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter"
"pull the oars"
"pull a horse"
"The curtain ripped from top to bottom"
"pull the cooked chicken into strips"
"pull the ball"
"pull a chicken"
"pluck the capon"
"extract a bad tooth"
"take out a splinter"
"extract information from the telegram"
"We all rooted for the home team"
"I'm pulling for the underdog"
"Are you siding with the defender of the title?"
"pull the old soup cans from the supermarket shelf"
With a..strong pull, round goes the wheel.
出自： J. Gilmour
He..was pulling on his stockings.
出自： D. H. Lawrence
He pulled his hat down a little more over his eyes.
出自： J. Steinbeck
I can remember..pulling a wooden engine along the sands.
出自： Day Lewis
He was so large that it took two slaves to pull him out.
出自： G. Vidal
He grabbed my wrist and pulled me round to face him.
出自： P. Mortimer
He was roused from..bed by Ellie pulling his hair.
出自： R. Hill
Eugene gently pulled the Spaniard's arm, and pointed to the cliffs.
出自： E. Welty
The baby doesn't like it when people start pulling him about.
These pieces of ice don't pull apart easily.
这些冰块不易分开。 pull sb/sth apart
I helped her pull the two fighting boys apart .
The table is so made that you can easily pull it apart.
We pulled the wrapping paper apart to see what was in the parcel.
As the curtains were pulled apart, we saw the actors on the stage.
帷幕启开时,我们看到了台上的演员。 pull sb/sth apart
He pulled my argument apart and made me feel very stupid.
As the car pulled away,the woman in the wheelchair waved and clutched the lilacs to her heart.
The express from Beijing pulled in on time.
从北京开来的那列快车准时进站了。 pull in
He pulls in quite a lot as a milkman.
他卖牛奶赚了相当多的钱。 pull sth ⇔ in
He pulls in a lot of overtime pay each month.
他每月挣得不少加班费。 pull in sb/sth
The Beatles always pulled in enormous crowds.
The film pulled in large audience when it was shown in the city.
那部影片在该市上映期间,吸引了大批观众。 pull in sb
The police have pulled in a half dozen people whom they suspect.
Two strangers loitering near the army barracks were pulled in on suspicion.
两个在部队营房附近游荡的陌生人因受嫌疑而遭拘留。 pull in
You will have to pull in if you want to escape bankruptcy.
如果你想避免破产,就必须节省开支。 pull in one's belt
In those days of hardship, they managed to survive only by pulling in their belts.
It's so cold outside that she had to pull on her gloves.
He pulled on his heavy coat and went out.
His clothes seemed to be just pulled on to keep him covered,like a blanket to keep one warm.
那个上尉很不受欢迎,因为他老是依仗权势,对部下乱发号施令。 pull the plug on sb
The press pulled the plug on the Liberal candidate, and he lost the election.
那司机把轿车从货车后面转出。 pull out of sth
When all passengers were on board, the train pulled out of the station.
所有乘客都上车后,火车开出了车站。 pull out of sth
The invading troops are pulling out of the occupied area under international supervision.
入侵部队正在国际监督下撤出占领区。 pull out
The drawer won't pull out.
这抽屉拉不出来。 pull sth ⇔ out
Vargas pulled out his gun.
He pulled out the pistol and aimed at the enemy officer.
他拔出手枪,瞄准敌军官。 pull out
She's been very depressed recently, but I'm sure she'll soon pull out of it.
她近来一直很抑郁,但我相信不久她就会振作起来的。 pull out
The foreign firm decided to pull out because of strikes.
由于工人不断罢工,这家外国公司决定撤走。 pull sth ⇔ out
We must pull our company out of the financial crisis as soon as possible.
我们必须使公司尽早摆脱财政危机的困境。 pull out of sth
I don't think they are going to pull out of the deal at the last minute.
公共汽车停靠在路边上,让一些乘客上车。 pull sth ⇔ over
Pull your car over and let the visitors pass!
The policeman signalled the driver to pull over his car so that he could check his license.
When the police car came rushing down the street, all the cars pulled over to let it pass.
那场经济危机过去好长时间之后,公司才恢复元气。 pull sb ⇔ round
You need a long rest to pull you round after that operation.
The doctor's meticulous treatment soon pulled him round.
He'll soon pull through in the hospital.
他在医院会很快康复的。 pull sb/sth ⇔ through
It was doctor Lin that pulled my sick child through.
He succeeded in pulling through the difficulty.
He pulled through his illness after the doctor had almost given him up.
We must pull the business through.
The new manager introduced some drastic measures to try to pull the business through.
A generous loan from the bank pulled him through the business trouble.
The new manager of our company has pulled us through lots of difficulties.
我们必须为相互的利益而通力合作。 pull sth ⇔ together
After studying the lessons drawn from previous failures, the coach pulled his team together for the forthcoming tournament.
Let's pull together for the early realization of the four modernizations.
司机把车停在我们校门口了。 pull sb/sth ⇔ up
If you drive too fast, the police will pull you up.
The police pulled up the motorist and asked to see his licence.
You must learn how to pull up your horse when he is going too fast.
A schoolboy was pulled up, because he rode his bike too fast in the crowded street.
一个男学生被截住了,因为他在交通拥挤的街上骑快车。 pull sb ⇔ up
Jim talked rudely to Mother and Father pulled him up.
She was pulled up by the teacher for running down the corridor.
她因为在走廊上奔跑而受到老师的责备。 pull up
He's pulled up from the seventh to the second place.
She's going to pull up alongside us.
她即将赶上我们了。 pull sb/sth ⇔ up
You'll have to pull your English up for the interview.
If you study hard, you'll soon pull up your French.
只要你用功,你的法语水平就会很快提高的。 pull sth ⇔ up
The pupils are pulling up the weeds.
学生们在拔草。 pull sth ⇔ up
I pulled up a chair and sat down to read the newspaper.
Please pull up a chair and join the conversation.