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pull

synonym (synonym of pull)

  • (noun.act)
    the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    special advantage or influence (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke) (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    perform an act, usually with a negative connotation (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.body)
    strain abnormally (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    tear or be torn violently (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    strip of feathers (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.change)
    take away (verb.change)
     

antonym (antonym of pull)

also (also)

hypernym (pull IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a device used for pulling something (noun.artifact)
    an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose (noun.artifact)
     
  • a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments (noun.state)
    any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc. (noun.state)
     
  • a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke) (noun.act)
    the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing (noun.act)
     
  • a sustained effort (noun.act)
    use of physical or mental energy; hard work (noun.act)
     
  • cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense (verb.motion)
     
  • direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
    cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
     
  • hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing (verb.contact)
    cause to move by striking (verb.contact)
     
  • operate when rowing a boat (verb.motion)
    propel with oars (verb.motion)
     
  • perform an act, usually with a negative connotation (verb.social)
    perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) (verb.social)
     
  • rein in to keep from winning a race (verb.motion)
    stop or check by or as if by a pull at the reins (verb.motion)
     
  • special advantage or influence (noun.attribute)
    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position (noun.attribute)
     
  • steer into a certain direction (verb.motion)
    cause someone or something to move by driving (verb.motion)
     
  • strain abnormally (verb.body)
    cause injuries or bodily harm to (verb.body)
     
  • strip of feathers (verb.contact)
    remove the surface from (verb.contact)
     
  • take away (verb.change)
    remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract (verb.change)
     
  • take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for (verb.competition)
    take sides for or against (verb.competition)
     
  • tear or be torn violently (verb.contact)
    separate or cause to separate abruptly (verb.contact)
     
  • the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you (noun.act)
    the act of propelling (noun.act)
     
  • the force used in pulling (noun.phenomenon)
    (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity (noun.phenomenon)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF pull relation)

  • a device used for pulling something (noun.artifact)
    a handle or cord that is pulled to ring a doorbell or a servant's bell etc. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a chain (usually with a handle at the end) that is pulled in order to operate some mechanism (e.g. to flush a toilet) (noun.artifact)
     
  • a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments (noun.state)
    a painful injury to a joint caused by a sudden wrenching of its ligaments (noun.state)
     
  • a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke) (noun.act)
    a puff of a marijuana or hashish cigarette (noun.act)
     
  • apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion (verb.contact)
    twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    draw and bring closer (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    exert a force on (a body) causing it to approach or prevent it from moving away (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull up (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pluck or pull at with the fingers (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    use a surgical instrument to hold open (the edges of a wound or an organ) (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull towards oneself (verb.contact)
     
  • bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover (verb.motion)
    draw from a sheath or scabbard (verb.contact)
     
  • cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
    move or pull with a sudden motion (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    move to a rearward position; pull towards the back (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    draw a limb towards the body (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull away from the body (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull in opposite directions (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull lightly but sharply with a plucking motion (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull or strain hard at (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    draw slowly or heavily (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull, or move with a sudden movement (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull or lift up with or as if with a winch (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull or pull out sharply (verb.contact)
     
  • direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
    attract and fix (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    pull inward or towards a center (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    attract the attention of (verb.emotion)
     
  • move into a certain direction (verb.motion)
    drive in front of another vehicle leaving too little space for that vehicle to maneuver comfortably (verb.motion)
     
  • perform an act, usually with a negative connotation (verb.social)
    carry out or commit (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    commit once again, as of a crime (verb.social)
     
  • remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense (verb.contact)
    extract (liquid) by squeezing or pressing (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    extract information from a modulated carrier wave (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    remove facial hair by tying a fine string around it and pulling at the string (verb.contact)
     
  • the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you (noun.act)
    the act of dragging (pulling with force) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of drawing or hauling something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a sudden abrupt pull (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of pulling and releasing a taut cord (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (orthopedics) the act of pulling on a bone or limb (as in a fracture) to relieve pressure or align parts in a special way during healing (noun.act)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke) (noun.act)
    the act of smoking tobacco or other substances (noun.act)
     

verb group (pull is verb group of ....)

  • apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion (verb.contact)
    cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
     
  • bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover (verb.motion)
    remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    take liquid out of a container or well (verb.motion)
     
  • cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
    apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense (verb.motion)
     
  • direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
    pull inward or towards a center (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    shape one's body into a curl (verb.motion)
     
  • take away (verb.change)
    bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from pull)

  • a device used for pulling something (noun.artifact)
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
     
  • a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments (noun.state)
    strain abnormally (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    twist suddenly so as to sprain (verb.body)
     
  • a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke) (noun.act)
    smoke and exhale strongly (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    suck in or take (air) (verb.consumption)
     
  • a sustained effort (noun.act)
    perform an act, usually with a negative connotation (verb.social)
     
  • apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion (verb.contact)
    someone who applies force so as to cause motion toward herself or himself (noun.person)
     
  • bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover (verb.motion)
    a boxlike container in a piece of furniture; made so as to slide in and out (noun.artifact)
     
  • cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
    the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of drawing or hauling something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who pulls or tugs or drags in an effort to move something (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.phenomenon)
    (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity (noun.phenomenon)
     
  • direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
    the quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an entertainment that is offered to the public (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    an entertainer who attracts large audiences (noun.person)
     
  • (adj.all)
    having power to arouse interest (adj.all)
     
  • perform an act, usually with a negative connotation (verb.social)
    the act of committing a crime (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who perpetrates wrongdoing (noun.person)
     
  • remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense (verb.contact)
    the action of taking out something (especially using effort or force) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an instrument for extracting tight-fitting components (noun.artifact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    capable of being extracted (adj.all)
     
  • strain abnormally (verb.body)
    a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments (noun.state)
     
  • tear or be torn violently (verb.contact)
    the act of rending or ripping or splitting something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.object)
    an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart (noun.object)
     
  • the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you (noun.act)
    cause to move by pulling (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion (verb.contact)
     

domain category (pull is domain category of ....)

  • hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing (verb.contact)
    a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs (noun.act)
     
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