pull in

verb
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of pull in

transitive verb
2 :arrest
intransitive verb
:to arrive at a destination or come to a stop

Examples of pull in in a Sentence

  1. a company that cannot manage to pull in costs will not be in business for very long

  2. he was pulled in after a random traffic stop turned up drugs in his car

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First Known Use of pull in

1605



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