Translation of "pull" - English-Russian dictionary


verb uk us /pʊl/

A2 [ I, T ] to take hold of something and move it somewhere

тянуть, тащить
If you keep pulling his tail, he'll bite you.
No wonder it's not working, someone's pulled the plug out.
He pulled off his boots.
She bent down and pulled up her socks.
pull a muscle

to injure a muscle by stretching it too much

растянуть мышцу
pull a gun/knife, etc on sb

to suddenly take out a weapon

выхватывать пистолет/нож и т. д.
He pulled a gun on us and demanded money.
→ See also pull/tear your hair out , pull the plug , not pull any punches , pull out all the stops , pull strings , pull your weight

(Translation of “pull verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)