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English definition of “pull”

pull

verb [I/T] (MOVE TOWARD YOU)   /pʊl/
to move something toward yourself, sometimes with great physical effort: [I] Could you help me move this bookcase over there? You pull and I’ll push. [T] Alice lay down and pulled a blanket over her. [I] The little girl pulled at his sleeve (= moved it slightly and repeatedly toward her).
(Definition of pull verb (MOVE TOWARD YOU) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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