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See definition of pull for on Dictionary.com
  • as inback up
  • as inencourage
  • as insupport

synonyms for pull for

  • advance
  • back
  • champion
  • confirm
  • encourage
  • help
  • lend support
  • promote
  • stand behind
  • stand by
  • advocate
  • aid
  • assist
  • bolster
  • boost
  • develop
  • ease
  • favor
  • further
  • improve
  • invite
  • promote
  • reassure
  • reinforce
  • spur
  • strengthen
  • subsidize
  • support
  • abet
  • advance
  • approve
  • back
  • befriend
  • brace
  • comfort
  • console
  • countenance
  • endorse
  • fortify
  • forward
  • foster
  • instigate
  • prevail
  • push
  • relieve
  • sanction
  • second
  • serve
  • solace
  • succor
  • sustain
  • uphold
  • back up
  • egg on
  • get behind
  • give a leg up
  • go for
  • pat on the back
  • root for
  • side with
  • smile upon
  • subscribe to

antonyms for pull for

MOST RELEVANT
  • continue
  • defend
  • pursue
  • block
  • cease
  • decrease
  • disapprove
  • discourage
  • dishearten
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • impede
  • injure
  • obstruct
  • oppose
  • prevent
  • protest
  • reject
  • stop
  • thwart
  • undermine
  • weaken
  • worsen
  • annoy
  • condemn
  • disagree
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • refuse
  • trouble
  • upset
  • worry
  • confuse
  • dampen
  • deject
  • depress
  • deter
  • dispirit
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How to use pull for in a sentence

Strange to say, the silken cord yielded to the first pull, as if nothing had been wrong with it at all!
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Never grasp a Fern plant from above and try to pull it away, as this will be almost sure to result in damage.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
"I ordered you not to come," said Aspinall: "I can still pull a trigger, Sir," replied the man.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
This harmless image of a fierce beast Yung Pak would pull about the floor with a string by the hour.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
To pull through such a siege, the old settlers usually did much better than the new.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The result of this stock-taking shows that eleven volumes were unaccounted-for, a list of which is appended.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
At this stock-taking the number unaccounted-for is twenty-two, several of which are quite recent accessions to the Library.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
Not while I had the open prairie underfoot and the summer sky above, and hands to strike a blow or pull a trigger.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Every pull in the shoulders, every hitch in the back, every kink in the sleeves makes me a profound materialist.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Under these conditions, the large motor B collapses and the pull-down P (which is connected with the organ pallet) rises.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PULL FOR

  • advance
  • back
  • champion
  • confirm
  • encourage
  • help
  • lend support
  • promote
  • pull for
  • stand behind
  • stand by
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.