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English definition of “pull”

pull

verb [I or T] (MOVE TOWARDS YOU)    /pʊl/
A2 to move something towards yourself, sometimes with great physical effort : Could you help me move this bookcase over there? You pull and I'll push . He pulled the chair away from the desk . He pulled the heavy box across the floor to the door . [+ obj + adj ] He pulled the door open . The car was pulling a caravan . The sun was so strong we had to pull down the blinds . She pulled out the drawer .Pulling
(Definition of pull verb (MOVE TOWARDS YOU) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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