First Known Use of pull-up
Examples of pull up in a Sentence
the jockey tried to pull up the apparently injured horse
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That will pull up a Google map and a list of hotels and prices.
Several Japanese networks on Monday showed dramatic footage of a man being pulled up by a rescue helicopter from the Tama River, west of Tokyo.
The bus pulled up to St. Luke’s at around 10 p.m. The driver began heading down a ramp toward the ambulance bay, but the clearance was too low for the bus.
The victim escaped from the trunk to get help after Wyatt pulled up to the gas pump and exited the vehicle.
The sutures, which eventually dissolve, act like strings, pulling up the skin.
So pull up a Negroni and put the pasta water on to boil.
The Number 1 Nevskii Prospekt trolley bus pulled up.
Players had listeners pull up close and imagine what elation could be behind the first movement, and whether there was a big bad wolf in the inventive piano part of the second (so convincingly answered by Barnatan’s lurk and menace).
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First Known Use of pull up
pull up Synonyms
Synonymsarrest, bring up, catch, check, draw up, fetch up, hold up, 1halt, stall, stay, still, stop
Related Wordsbaffle, balk, block, blockade, bottleneck, clog, dam, detain, hinder, hold, hold back, impede, obstruct, snag, stem; conclude, cut off, end, terminate; call, discontinue, suspend; choke off, rein (in), repress, squash, squelch, stanch (or staunch), stunt, suppress, turn back
Near Antonymscarry on, continue, follow through (with), keep (on), keep up, persist, run on; advance, fare, go along, march, move, proceed, progress, wend; actuate, budge, drive, goad, impel, propel, push, spur, stir
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