pull an all-nighter
Definition of pull an all-nighter
: to stay up all night He pulled an all-nighter to study for the exam.
Word by Word Definitions
: to exert force upon so as to cause or tend to cause motion toward the force
: to stretch (cooling candy) repeatedly
: to strain abnormally
: the act or an instance of pulling
: a draft of liquid
: an inhalation of smoke
: something that lasts all night
: an all-night study session
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