What does pull-through mean?

Definitions for pull-through

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pull-through(verb)

    cleaning implement consisting of an oily rag attached by a cord to a weight; is pulled through the barrel of a rifle or handgun to clean it

  2. survive, pull through, pull round, come through, make it(verb)

    continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)

    "He survived the cancer against all odds"

  3. save, carry through, pull through, bring through(verb)

    bring into safety

    "We pulled through most of the victims of the bomb attack"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull-through in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull-through in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Moale Fonohema:

    I know how tough she is, i was like, all right: she’ll pull through.

  2. Chris Duncan:

    They told us there isn’t a treatment for it, he’s still in a coma. He may pull through and he may not.

  3. Commissioner William Evans:

    The officer here is in tough shape, but we're all pulling for him, and hopefully he'll pull through, his family's with him, the clergy has been here and ... let's pray for him.

  4. Thomasina Jones:

    Our hearts and prayers go out to the families, and certainly we are praying for the two students who are in the hospital right now. We want them to pull through and recover from the crash.

  5. Jeff Fisher:

    Whether you’re a coach or you’re a father or you’re a family member, anytime something like that happens, it’s very, very difficult, the one thing that gave us hope last night was that we were able to get in touch with Sted at the hospital and there was a conversation that took place. So that gave us hope that he would pull through this and this was not life-threatening.

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