Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

pull round

verb

Definition of pull round

chiefly British

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to regain one's health

  3. transitive verb
  4. chiefly British :  to restore to good health



Examples of pull round in a sentence

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



1891

First Known Use of pull round

1891


Learn More about pull round


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up pull round? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a secret group of plotters

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

dog-eating-apple

Which is a synonym of asperse?

beat placate divulge defame
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ