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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pull-in, pull-upnoun

    a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers

  2. pull-up, chin-upverb

    an arm exercise performed by pulling yourself up on a horizontal bar until your chin is level with the bar

  3. draw up, pull up, haul upverb

    come to a halt after driving somewhere

    "The Rolls pulled up on pour front lawn"; "The chauffeur hauled up in front of us"

  4. draw up, pull up, straighten upverb

    straighten oneself

    "He drew himself up when he talked to his superior"

  5. draw up, pull upverb

    cause (a vehicle) to stop

    "He pulled up the car in front of the hotel"

  6. extract, pull out, pull, pull up, take out, draw outverb

    remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense

    "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"


  1. pull-upnoun

    exercise done for strengthening the arms and back in which:

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

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

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pull-up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of pull-up in a Sentence

  1. Israel Hasson:

    The patterns were never properly documented. we got to part of them. We didn't get to it all. I won't ask anyone to pull up the carpets to document it.

  2. Tennessee Braden Boucek:

    The city is trying to pull up a chair to this family’s kitchen table, and they do not have that right.

  3. Lakshheish M Patel:

    Repo rate has got nothing to do with share price. whenever brokers find that investors are quitting the share market this repo rate drama announcement becomes a reason to pull up prices to attract more fool traders

  4. Evan Weron:

    (Nicole Stone) would tell anybody who would listen that he was going to kill her, and that she was really afraid for her life, everything started being blocked off, the SWAT was then later called in, then we had the tanks pull up.

  5. The President:

    We've got to learn the right lessons from that. The lesson is not that we pull up the drawbridge and build a moat around ourselves, the lesson is that we've got to make sure that the trade deals that we do shape our ones that allow us to compete fairly.

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    a medicinal liquid that is rubbed into the skin to relieve muscular stiffness and pain
    • A. subrogation
    • B. arbalist
    • C. swag
    • D. liniment

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