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pull out

Translation of pull out in Spanish:

  • 1verb + adverb 1.1 (vehicle/driver)
    the train pulled out of the station
    el tren salió de la estación
    (enter traffic)
    he pulled out right in front of me
    se me metió justo delante
    the car pulled out from a side road
    el coche salió de una calle lateral
    1.2 (come out)
    1.3 (extend)
    1.4 (withdraw)
    if they pull out of the negotiations
    si se retiran de las negociaciones
    si abandonan las negociaciones
    we're not going to pull out of the deal
    no nos vamos a echar atrás
    1.5 (recover)
    to pull out of the recession
    salir de or superar la recesión
  • 2verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 2.1 (extract, remove)
    he pulled out his wallet
    sacó la cartera
    2.2 (detach)
    2.3 (withdraw)
    he had orders to pull out the embassy staff
    tenía órdenes de sacar al personal de la embajada del país
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