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pull off

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pull off

  1. to carry through (as a process) to completion <the rebel forces pulled off a surprisingly successful offensive against the better equipped government troops> Synonyms accomplish, achieve, bring off, carry off, carry out, commit, compass, do, execute, follow through (with), fulfill (or fulfil), make, negotiate, perpetrate, prosecute, perform, put throughRelated Words bring about, effect, effectuate, implement; ace, nail; engage (in), practice (also practise); work (at); reduplicate, reenact, repeat; actualize, attain, realize; complete, end, finish, wind upNear Antonyms fail; skimp, slight, slur




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