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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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Even in times of deep hurt and discouragement Jeremiah did not pull away from his Partner.
"In the past we would take a trailer jack stand and put it in front of the trailer to signal to drivers not to pull away," he says.
In the watercolor and gouache Snapdragons, 1999, it is through a more activated gestural energy that the pale yellows and reds and the white highlights pull away from the sere gray ground.
On the snap, the guard will pull away from the backer (Diag.
This Sacre proves, however, to be fully engaging in its own right, with some masterly choreographic touches in the detailed hand movements, the stationary, vibrating bodies of the groups that surround the Chosen One (with an accordion-pleat effect as they pull away and toward one another), and a final solo--superbly performed here by Agnes Letestu of Paris Opera Ballet--full of dislocated, flung limbs and uneven jumps that seem to be products of internal impulses.
AFC Leopards will be aiming to give Andre Cassa Mbungo his first win as Ingwe coach with a victory over Sony Sugar at Bukhungu Stadium while leaders Bandari will be aiming to pull away from second-placed Gor Mahia who are not in action locally this weekend.Mathare United will be out to get one over Bandari and move back into second place.
But the U14s side managed to pull away again in the thirrd quarter and took a 51-42 lead going into the final 10 minutes of the game.
Yeo downed IM Oliver Dimakiling to pull away from the field with 5.5 points after six rounds, virtually assuring the 17-year-old of one of two World Cup berths at stake in the nine-round Swiss System event.
rk Murphy's touchdown after 10 minutes suggested they would pull away but trailed 6-5 at the break after Greig Laidlaw landed a brace of penalties.
Kawasaki's Tom Sykes won the opening race to close to within 14.5 points of Biaggi but when the Briton suffered mechanical problems in race two, the Italian was able to pull away again.
Just a normal pull away from a stop." He said he saw Mr Siddoway lighting a cigarette by the shelter door as he pulled up at the stand, and he didn't see him move from this position.
- Arizona's Andres Carrasco and Geoff Embry won three-set matches to help the Wildcats pull away for a 5-2 victory over Oregon in a Pac-10 men's tennis meet on Sunday.