pull into

phrasal verb

pulled into; pulling into; pulls into
1
of a car, train, etc. : to arrive at a particular place
The train pulled into the station right on time.
2
: to move a vehicle to (a particular place)
He pulled into the parking space.
He slowly pulled the car into traffic.

Examples of pull into in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cars pulled into the driveway, and people ordered and received their narcotics at a window. Emerson Clarridge, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 6 Feb. 2024 Zombie and Cooper — with openers Ministry and Filter — hit Xcel Energy Center on Aug. 25, while Train and REO Speedwagon pull into Somerset Amphitheater on July 8. Ross Raihala, Twin Cities, 30 Jan. 2024 But management has signaled it would not easily be pulled into dealmaking. Etan Vlessing, The Hollywood Reporter, 25 Jan. 2024 Trump Has Promised to Do in a Second Term Outside, a small fleet of black SUVs has pulled into the expansive driveway. Nathan Taylor Pemberton, Rolling Stone, 20 Jan. 2024 Ahead of the caucuses, Haley had pulled into second place in one key Iowa poll, but the Iowa Republican electorate hasn’t always been a natural fit for Haley, who is viewed as more moderate than Trump or DeSantis. WSJ, 16 Jan. 2024 The mystery offers a glimpse into the growing criminal threat to the Galápagos Islands, the beloved UNESCO World Heritage site that’s being pulled into the booming drug trade consuming much of Latin America. Arturo Torres, Washington Post, 13 Jan. 2024 Eventually, the driver pulled into the entrance of an elementary school and came to a stop, deputies say. Kate Linderman, Kansas City Star, 22 Jan. 2024 When the officers pulled into the gas station’s parking lot, the two suspects ran out and entered the van, Aziz said. Michael Brice-Saddler, Washington Post, 21 Jan. 2024 See More

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“Pull into.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pull%20into. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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