pull round


pull round

verb

Definition of PULL ROUND

intransitive verb
chiefly British
:  to regain one's health
transitive verb
chiefly British :  to restore to good health

Examples of PULL ROUND

  1. <after a week without any relapses, it became clear that she would pull round eventually>

First Known Use of PULL ROUND

1891

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