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PULLING

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pull, pulling(noun)

    the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you

    "the pull up the hill had him breathing harder"; "his strenuous pulling strained his back"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pulling

    of Pull

Freebase

  1. Pulling

    Pulling is a BBC comedy series, produced by Silver River Productions and broadcast on BBC Three, about three single female friends who live in Penge, south-east London. It was co-written by Sharon Horgan and Dennis Kelly and stars Sharon Horgan as Donna, Tanya Franks as Karen, Rebekah Staton as Louise and Cavan Clerkin as Karl. Pulling was the last comedy show developed by Harry Thompson before his death. The first series of six episodes was first shown in 2006 on BBC Three, then repeated on BBC Two in early 2008. A second six-episode series of Pulling aired on BBC Three from 23 March to 27 April 2008 and a final one-hour episode aired on BBC Three on 17 May 2009. In Australia, series one and two was first aired back-to-back on ABC2 each Thursday at 10pm from 5 March 2009 although the final one-hour episode is yet to be screened by the network. Repeats have been screening on rotation through UKTV. In 2007, the series was BAFTA nominated for Best Situation Comedy while Horgan won a British Comedy Award for Best Comedy Entertainment Actress in 2008. In the same year, it was announced that Pulling had been cancelled by BBC Three.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. pulling

    The act of rowing with oars; as, "Pull the starboard oars," "Pull together."

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PULLING' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4054

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PULLING' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2511

How to pronounce PULLING?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say PULLING in sign language?

  1. pulling

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PULLING in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PULLING in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of PULLING in a Sentence

  1. Tiger Woods:

    I've struggled with the greens being as slow as they are, yesterday I was blocking them ; today I was pulling them trying to hit them harder... and release the toe of my putter and I just wasn't doing it right.

  2. Atlantic Equities analyst James Cordwell:

    If the Chinese consumer is pulling back on spending then it seems to be either at the very high luxury end or maybe on some of the everyday non-essential items, i think the smartphone is increasingly viewed as an essential in Greater China. So, I don't see the economy weighing significantly on Apple growth over the next few quarters.

  3. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    You become strong by lifting others up, not pulling them down.

  4. Andrew Barber:

    After years of over wading in fixed income, a lot of bonds investors are starting to take stock and pulling back in advance of these shifting policy moves.

  5. Ahmed Hussen:

    They're interdicting people at airports, pulling people from flights, not just in Nigeria but even as they land in the United States, and that work is jointly being done by Canada.

Images & Illustrations of PULLING

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