Synonyms and Antonyms of pull in
to keep from exceeding a desirable degree or level (as of expression)
- A company that cannot manage to pull in costs will not be in business for very long.
bridle, check, constrain, contain, control, curb, govern, hold, inhibit, keep, measure, regulate, rein (in), restrain, rule, tame
bottle (up), choke (back), hold back, mince, muffle, pocket, repress, sink, smother, squelch, stifle, strangle, suppress, swallow
arrest, interrupt, stop
block, hamper, handcuff, hinder, impede, obstruct
gag, muzzle, silence
to take or keep under one's control by authority of law
- The police pulled him in for questioning.
apprehend, arrest, bust [slang], collar, nab, nail, pick up, pinch, restrain, run in, seize
bag, capture, catch, get, grab, grapple, hook, land, snap (up), snare, snatch, trap
commit, confine, detain, hold, immure, imprison, incarcerate, intern, jail, jug, lock (up)
bind, enchain, fetter, handcuff, manacle, shackle, trammel