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pull in

verb

Definition of pull in

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  check, restrain

  3. 2 :  arrest

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to arrive at a destination or come to a stop



Examples of pull in in a sentence

  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>



1605

First Known Use of pull in

1605



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