pull hard or violently; haul; pull
"The prisoner tugged at the chains"
"This movie tugs at the heart strings"
"She tugged for years to make a decent living"
"We have to push a little to make the deadline!"
"She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
"The tugboat tugged the freighter into the harbor"
"You'll have to lug this suitcase"
"The horse finally tugged the cart out of the mud"
"Each oar was tugged by several men"
"She tugged and wrestled with her conflicts"
She pulled her hands free, this time a decisive tug.
出自： I. McEwan
Initially circular orbits are perturbed into ellipses by gravitational tugs from passing..moons.
One of the boys tugged at my coat.
出自： J. L. Waten
I have to tug on the reins.
出自： R. Macaulay
London, the old place tugged at his heart strings.
The oarsman tugged at the oar.