What does pull away mean?

Definitions for pull away
pull away

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word pull away.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. withdraw, retreat, pull away, draw back, recede, pull back, retire, move back(verb)

    pull back or move away or backward

    "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"

Wiktionary

  1. pull away(Verb)

    To move ahead.

How to pronounce pull away?

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

How to say pull away in sign language?

  1. pullaway

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull away in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of pull away in a Sentence

  1. Brian Encinia:

    When you pull away from me, you're resisting arrest.

  2. Illinois The National Weather Service:

    The storm system will gradually pull away by Tuesday, but flooding and treacherous travel could (linger) into midweek.

  3. Chief Executive Ian Lowitt:

    As banks and other financial players pull away, talent is coming onto the market. That puts us in a position that we can hire some people that previously probably wouldn't have come to firms like ours.

  4. Sophia Contos:

    He's looking around, looking at the cookies, and I keep my hands on the box, and (he starts) to pull away and all of a sudden he goes for it. I jerk it away, but then he's like too strong, so he gets it.

  5. Drake Ross:

    I kind of likened it to a hangnail, you know, you’ve got this piece hanging there, and if it gets caught in the knee joint, it’s going to hurt real bad. It could lock up or it could pull away at the good tissue.

Images & Illustrations of pull away

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Translations for pull away

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  • ابتعدArabic
  • оторваться, отдаляться, отрываться, отдалитьсяRussian

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