pull away

verb
pulled away; pulling away; pulls away

Definition of pull away

intransitive verb

1 : to draw oneself back or away : withdraw
2 : to move off or ahead

First Known Use of pull away

circa 1934, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of pull away was circa 1934

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“Pull away.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pull%20away. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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