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Pronunciation: /pʊl/

Translation of pull in French:



  • 1 [gen], tirer; tirer sur [cord, rope] to pull sb/sth through faire passer qn/qch par [hole, window] to pull sth out of tirer qch de [pocket, drawer] to pull sb out of retirer qn de [wreckage] sortir qn de [river]
  • 2 [fam], sortir [gun, knife] to pull a gun on sb menacer qn avec un pistolet
  • 4 se faire une élongation à [muscle]
  • 5to pull a face faire la grimace


Phrasal verbs

pull apart

(dismantle) démonter 1.1 (destroy) [child] mettre en pièces; [animal] déchiqueter

pull away

pull away [car] démarrer
pull [sb/sth] away éloigner [person]; retirer [hand] to pull sb/sth away from écarter qn/qch de [window, wall]

pull back

[troops] se retirer (from de) 1.1 [car, person] reculer

pull down

démolir [building]; baisser [blind, trousers]

pull in

[car, bus, driver] s'arrêter

pull off

ôter [coat, sweater]; enlever [shoes, lid, sticker] 1.1 conclure [deal]; réaliser [feat]

pull out

pull out [car, truck] déboîter to pull out of sth quitter qch [station, drive] 1.1 [troops, participants] se retirer (of de)
pull [sth] out extraire [tooth]; enlever [splinter]; arracher [weeds] 1.1 (from pocket) sortir

pull over

pull over [motorist, car] s'arrêter (sur le côté)
pull [sb/sth] over [police] forcer [qn/qch] à se ranger sur le côté

pull through

[accident victim] s'en tirer

pull together

pull together faire un effort
pull oneself together se ressaisir

pull up

pull up s'arrêter
pull up [sth]pull [sth] up (uproot) arracher 1.1 lever [anchor]; remonter [trousers, socks]; prendre [chair]
pull [sb] up (lift) hisser 1.1 (reprimand) réprimander 1.2 arrêter [driver]

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