Definition of pull on
1 : to hold onto and move (something) toward oneself <She pulled on the rope with all her might.>
2 : to hold onto and pull (something) repeatedly <When she gets nervous, she pulls on her ear.>
3 : to breathe in the smoke from (a cigarette, pipe, etc.) <He rocked back and forth, pulling on his pipe.>
4 : to dress oneself in (clothing) <She quickly pulled on her boots.> <He pulled a sweater on.>
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