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English definition of “pull (sb/sth) out”

pull (sb/sth) out

(ACTIVITY) phrasal verb with pull     /pʊl/ verb
to stop being involved in an activity or agreement : He pulled out of the deal at the last moment . They've pulled all their athletes out of the competition .Removing and extractingChanging your mind
(Definition of pull (sb/sth) out (ACTIVITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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