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pull-up British & World English

An exercise involving raising oneself with one’s arms by pulling up against a horizontal bar fixed above one’s head

pull up British & World English

(Of a vehicle) come to a halt

pull up stakes British & World English

Move or go to live elsewhere

pull up in pull British & World English

(Of a vehicle) come to a halt

pull someone up British & World English

Cause someone to stop or pause; check

pull one's socks up British & World English

Make an effort to improve one’s work, performance, or behaviour

pull someone up in pull British & World English

Cause someone to stop or pause; check

pull up stakes in stake1 British & World English

Move or go to live elsewhere

pull one's socks up in sock British & World English

Make an effort to improve one’s work, performance, or behaviour

bring someone up short in short British & World English

Make someone check or pause abruptly

pull oneself up by one's bootstraps British & World English

Improve one’s position by one’s own efforts

pull oneself up by one's bootstraps in bootstrap British & World English

Improve one’s position by one’s own efforts

bring someone up short British & World English

Make someone check or pause abruptly

pull or drag oneself up by one's own bootstraps in bootstrap British & World English

Improve one’s position by one’s own efforts

pull-up New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(hyphen, two words as verb)

pull up English-Spanish

levantar, subir

pull up English-Spanish

levantar, subir

pull up in pull English Thesaurus

a van pulled up with six men inside

pull someone up in pull English Thesaurus

he grinned unabashedly when his mother pulled me up

to pull up stakes in stake English-Spanish

levantar campamento

to pull one's socks up in sock English-Spanish

esforzarse*, poner* empeño

to pull slowly up a hill in pull English-Spanish

subir una cuesta despacio

it was a hard pull up the hill in pull English-Spanish

la subida de la colina fue difícil

to pull one's socks/trousers up in pull English-Spanish

subirse los calcetines/pantalones

to pull one's socks/trousers up in pull up English-Spanish

subirse los calcetines/pantalones

this result will help to pull you up overall in pull English-Spanish

este resultado te ayudará a subir la nota media

this result will help to pull you up overall in pull up English-Spanish

este resultado te ayudará a subir la nota media