Synsets for "pull"

Synset: pull.n.01

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you

Examples: the pull up the hill had him breathing harder | his strenuous pulling strained his back

Lemmas: pull pulling

Hypernym: propulsion

Hyponym: draft drag draw extirpation pluck traction tug

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.n.02

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: the force used in pulling

Examples: the pull of the moon | the pull of the current

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: force

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.n.03

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: special advantage or influence

Examples: the chairman's nephew has a lot of pull

Lemmas: pull clout

Hypernym: advantage

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.n.04

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a device used for pulling something

Examples: he grabbed the pull and opened the drawer

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: device

Hyponym: bellpull pull_chain

Antonyms:

    

Synset: wrench.n.01

Synonyms: wrench

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments

Examples: the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell | he was sidelined with a hamstring pull

Lemmas: wrench twist pull

Hypernym: injury

Hyponym: sprain

Antonyms:

    

Synset: puff.n.07

Synonyms: puff

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

Examples: he took a puff on his pipe | he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly

Lemmas: puff drag pull

Hypernym: inhalation

Hyponym: toke

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.n.07

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: NOUN

Definition: a sustained effort

Examples: it was a long pull but we made it

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: effort

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.01

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cause to move by pulling

Examples: draw a wagon | pull a sled

Lemmas: pull draw force

Hypernym: move

Hyponym: abduct adduct attract drag haul pluck pluck pull_back stretch tug twitch winch yank

Antonyms: push

    

Synset: attract.v.01

Synonyms: attract

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes

Examples: Her good looks attract the stares of many men | The ad pulled in many potential customers | This pianist pulls huge crowds | The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers

Lemmas: attract pull pull_in draw draw_in

Hypernym: pull

Hyponym: bring catch draw_in tug

Antonyms: repel

    

Synset: pull.v.03

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: move into a certain direction

Examples: the car pulls to the right

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: drive

Hyponym: cut_in

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.04

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion

Examples: Pull the rope | Pull the handle towards you | pull the string gently | pull the trigger of the gun | pull your knees towards your chin

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: force

Hyponym: attract draw_close gather hike_up pick_at retract wrench

Antonyms:

    

Synset: perpetrate.v.01

Synonyms: perpetrate

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: perform an act, usually with a negative connotation

Examples: perpetrate a crime | pull a bank robbery

Lemmas: perpetrate commit pull

Hypernym: act

Hyponym: make recommit

Antonyms:

    

Synset: draw.v.05

Synonyms: draw

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover

Examples: draw a weapon | pull out a gun | The mugger pulled a knife on his victim

Lemmas: draw pull pull_out get_out take_out

Hypernym: remove

Hyponym: unsheathe

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.07

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: steer into a certain direction

Examples: pull one's horse to a stand | Pull the car over

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: drive

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.08

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: strain abnormally

Examples: I pulled a muscle in my leg when I jumped up | The athlete pulled a tendon in the competition

Lemmas: pull overstretch

Hypernym: injure

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.09

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense

Examples: A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter

Lemmas: pull draw

Hypernym: move

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.10

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: operate when rowing a boat

Examples: pull the oars

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: row

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.11

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: rein in to keep from winning a race

Examples: pull a horse

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: rein

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: rend.v.01

Synonyms: rend

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: tear or be torn violently

Examples: The curtain ripped from top to bottom | pull the cooked chicken into strips

Lemmas: rend rip rive pull

Hypernym: tear

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.13

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing

Examples: pull the ball

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: hit

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pluck.v.05

Synonyms: pluck

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: strip of feathers

Examples: pull a chicken | pluck the capon

Lemmas: pluck pull tear deplume deplumate displume

Hypernym: strip

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: extract.v.01

Synonyms: extract

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense

Examples: pull weeds | extract a bad tooth | take out a splinter | extract information from the telegram

Lemmas: extract pull_out pull pull_up take_out draw_out

Hypernym: remove

Hyponym: demodulate thread wring_out

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.16

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for

Examples: We all rooted for the home team | I'm pulling for the underdog | Are you siding with the defender of the title?

Lemmas: pull root_for

Hypernym: side

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

Synset: pull.v.17

Synonyms: pull

Part of Speech: VERB

Definition: take away

Examples: pull the old soup cans from the supermarket shelf

Lemmas: pull

Hypernym: remove

Hyponym:

Antonyms:

    

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