pull in

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

pull in

verb

Definition of PULL IN

transitive verb
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:  arrest
intransitive verb
:  to arrive at a destination or come to a stop

Examples of PULL IN

  1. <a company that cannot manage to pull in costs will not be in business for very long>
  2. <he was pulled in after a random traffic stop turned up drugs in his car>

First Known Use of PULL IN

1605

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