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pull up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pull up

  1. to bring (something) to a standstill <the jockey tried to pull up the apparently injured horse> Synonyms arrest, bring up, catch, check, draw up, fetch up, hold up, {h,1}halt, stall, stay, still, stopRelated Words baffle, balk, block, blockade, bottleneck, clog, dam, detain, hinder, hold, hold back, impede, obstruct, snag, stem; conclude, cut off, end, terminate; call, discontinue, suspend; choke off, rein (in), repress, squash, squelch, stanch (or staunch), stunt, suppress, turn backNear Antonyms carry on, continue, follow through (with), keep (on), keep up, persist, run on; advance, fare, go along, march, move, proceed, progress, wend; actuate, budge, drive, goad, impel, propel, push, spur, stir




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