pull round

verb

Definition of pull round 

intransitive verb

chiefly British : to regain one's health

transitive verb

chiefly British : to restore to good health

Keep scrolling for more

Examples of pull round in a Sentence

after a week without any relapses, it became clear that she would pull round eventually

First Known Use of pull round

1891, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about pull round

Share pull round

Statistics for pull round

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for pull round

The first known use of pull round was in 1891

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on pull round

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for pull round

Comments on pull round

What made you want to look up pull round? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a soft lustrous wool fabric with mohair

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!