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pulling

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  • verbdrawing something with force
  • verbattract
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Synonyms for pulling

verb drawing something with force
  • drag
  • haul
  • pick
  • pluck
  • remove
  • rip
  • stretch
  • take out
  • tear
  • tow
  • trail
  • tug
  • yank
  • cull
  • dislocate
  • evolve
  • extract
  • gather
  • heave
  • jerk
  • lug
  • paddle
  • rend
  • row
  • sprain
  • strain
  • truck
  • twitch
  • uproot
  • weed
  • wrench
  • schlepp

Antonyms for pulling

  • fix
  • plant
  • push
  • sew
  • deter
  • repel
  • repulse
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to pulling

extraction

noun. removal from whole; distillation
  • abstraction
  • derivation
  • drawing
  • elicitation
  • eradication
  • evocation
  • evulsion
  • expression
  • extirpation
  • extrication
  • pulling
  • separation
  • taking out
  • uprooting
  • withdrawal
  • wrenching
  • wresting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.