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pull

1. a period of rowing
2. a single stroke of an oar in rowing
3. the act of pulling the ball in golf, cricket, etc.
4. the act of checking or reining in a horse

What does it mean when you dream about pulling?

Pulling in a dream can be a direct reflection of exerting effort in one’s waking life. If we dream about being pulled, it represents our sense of being influenced, of being “pulled” in a certain direction. The dream might also be drawing on a idiomatic sense of pull, as in “pulling strings,” to “have pull,” to “pull something off,” to “pull together,” or to “pull rank.”

pull

A handle for opening a door, window, drawer, etc.

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His claims to fame were earned mostly by pulling strings, and he did little to serve the millions trapped in the brutal slavery system that "freedom" was supposed to end.
I don't want to play ball if it looks like on the surface we have a common goal, when someone is behind the scenes pulling strings,'' Mackey said.
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Such a coordinated and deadly act of violence doesn't require an Osama bin Laden pulling strings from a cave in the Hindu Kush.
Montana, as any local would tell you, finds its cultural roots in the fight between workers and corporate barons pulling strings from Wall Street.
Although Gordon Brown was loyal in public, his ally's 11th-hour decision to fall back into line will be seen by some critics as evidence of the Chancellor pulling strings behind the scenes to again underline his power in the party.

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