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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