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Meaning of word pull from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

pull   noun

Meaning : The act of pulling. Applying force to move something toward or with you.

Example : The pull up the hill had him breathing harder.
His strenuous pulling strained his back.

Synonyms : pulling

Meaning : The force used in pulling.

Example : The pull of the moon.
The pull of the current.

Meaning : Special advantage or influence.

Example : The chairman's nephew has a lot of pull.

Synonyms : clout

Meaning : A device used for pulling something.

Example : He grabbed the pull and opened the drawer.

Meaning : A sharp strain on muscles or ligaments.

Example : The wrench to his knee occurred as he fell.
He was sidelined with a hamstring pull.

Synonyms : twist, wrench

Meaning : A slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke).

Example : He took a puff on his pipe.
He took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly.

Synonyms : drag, puff

तंबाकू या गाँजे के धुएँ को जोर से खींचने की क्रिया।

एक सुट्टे से सारी ठंड गायब हो जाती है।
सुट्टा, सुट्टा मारना, सुट्ठा, सुट्ठा मारना, सूटा

नशे आदि के लिए मुँह से धुआँ खींचने की क्रिया।

सोहन सिगरेट का कश ले रहा है।
कश, चुसकी, चुस्की, दम, फूँक, रंजक, रञ्जक, सुट्टा

Meaning : A sustained effort.

Example : It was a long pull but we made it.

pull   verb

Meaning : Cause to move by pulling.

Example : Draw a wagon.
Pull a sled.

Synonyms : draw

Move with force.

He pushed the table into a corner.
force, push

Meaning : Direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes.

Example : Her good looks attract the stares of many men.
The ad pulled in many potential customers.
This pianist pulls huge crowds.
The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers.

Synonyms : attract, draw, draw in, pull in

किसी वस्तु, व्यक्ति आदि को किसी वस्तु, व्यक्ति आदि के द्वारा अपनी शक्ति या प्रेरणा से अपने पास लाना।

भगवान राम का रूप सभी मिथिलावासियों को आकर्षित कर रहा था।
आकर्षना, आकर्षित करना, आकृष्ट करना, खींचना, लुभाना

Cause to move back by force or influence.

Repel the enemy.
Push back the urge to smoke.
Beat back the invaders.
beat back, drive, force back, push back, repel, repulse

Meaning : Move into a certain direction.

Example : The car pulls to the right.

Meaning : Apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion.

Example : Pull the rope.
Pull the handle towards you.
Pull the string gently.
Pull the trigger of the gun.
Pull your knees towards your chin.

Meaning : Perform an act, usually with a negative connotation.

Example : Perpetrate a crime.
Pull a bank robbery.

Synonyms : commit, perpetrate

Meaning : Bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover.

Example : Draw a weapon.
Pull out a gun.
The mugger pulled a knife on his victim.

Synonyms : draw, get out, pull out, take out

अन्दर से कोई सामान आदि बाहर करना या लाना।

मनीष ने बटलोई से भात निकाला।
काढ़ना, निकालना

Meaning : Steer into a certain direction.

Example : Pull one's horse to a stand.
Pull the car over.

Meaning : Strain abnormally.

Example : I pulled a muscle in my leg when I jumped up.
The athlete pulled a tendon in the competition.

Synonyms : overstretch

Meaning : Cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense.

Example : A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter.

Synonyms : draw

Meaning : Operate when rowing a boat.

Example : Pull the oars.

Meaning : Rein in to keep from winning a race.

Example : Pull a horse.

Meaning : Tear or be torn violently.

Example : The curtain ripped from top to bottom.
Pull the cooked chicken into strips.

Synonyms : rend, rip, rive

Meaning : Hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing.

Example : Pull the ball.

Meaning : Strip of feathers.

Example : Pull a chicken.
Pluck the capon.

Synonyms : deplumate, deplume, displume, pluck, tear

Meaning : Remove, usually with some force or effort. Also used in an abstract sense.

Example : Pull weeds.
Extract a bad tooth.
Take out a splinter.
Extract information from the telegram.

Synonyms : draw out, extract, pull out, pull up, rip out, take out, tear out

Meaning : Take sides with. Align oneself with. Show strong sympathy for.

Example : We all rooted for the home team.
I'm pulling for the underdog.
Are you siding with the defender of the title?.

Synonyms : root for

Meaning : Take away.

Example : Pull the old soup cans from the supermarket shelf.