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See definition of pull on on Dictionary.com
  • as inpuff
  • as insup

synonyms for pull on

  • gasp
  • heave
  • huff
  • smoke
  • suck
  • wheeze
  • blow
  • breathe
  • distend
  • drag
  • draw
  • enlarge
  • fill
  • gulp
  • inflate
  • pant
  • swell
  • whiff
  • huff and puff
  • pull at
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antonyms for pull on

MOST RELEVANT
  • compress
  • contract
  • deflate
  • shrink
  • conceal
  • hide
  • secret
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How to use pull on 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
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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
And he was so infernally insistent about it, that she was forced to pull up and get away from the post in self-defense.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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JULY 30, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO PULL ON

  • blow
  • breathe
  • distend
  • drag
  • draw
  • enlarge
  • fill
  • gasp
  • gulp
  • heave
  • huff
  • huff and puff
  • inflate
  • pant
  • pull at
  • pull on
  • smoke
  • suck
  • swell
  • wheeze
  • whiff
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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