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pluck at sth

phrasal verb with pluck uk   us   /plʌk/ verb
to pull something with your fingers again and again, using quick, small movements: I felt a small hand plucking at my jacket.
Translations of “pluck at sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 拉,扯,拽…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拉,扯,拽…
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