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  Definition of Pull up
  1. draw or pull out, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"
  2. come to a halt after driving somewhere; "The Rolls pulled up on pour front lawn"; "The chauffeur hauled up in front of us"
  3. cause (a vehicle) to stop; "He pulled up the car in front of the hotel"
  4. straighten oneself; "He drew himself up when he talked to his superior"
Similar Words: extract, pull out, pull, take out, draw out, draw up, haul up, straighten up

 

Hyponyms: wring out, squeeze out, demodulate, thread

 

Grouped Verbs: draw, pull, pull out, get out, take out, draw up, haul up

 

Derivational Morphology: extraction, extractor, pull-up, chin-up

 

 
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