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pull up

Translation of pull up in Spanish:

  • 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object 1.1 (draw up) to pull one's socks/trousers up
    subirse los calcetines/pantalones
    1.2 (uproot)
    (plant)
  • 2verb + object + adverb 2.1 (improve) See examples: this result will help to pull you up overall
    este resultado te ayudará a subir la nota media
    2.2 (halt, check) See examples: a shout pulled her up sharply
    un grito la hizo pararse en seco
    2.3 (reprimand) See examples:to pull somebody up (on something)
    regañar or (Southern Cone) retar a alguien (por algo)
  • 3verb + adverb 3.1 (stop)
    (car/driver)
    3.2 (in race) he pulled up to within a few yards of the leaders
    se colocó a pocas yardas de los que iban en cabeza
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