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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.

pull

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To stay in this league someone's going to have to pull something out like that.
He is a player who may be average for 60 minutes, but over 80 minutes he can pull something out of the bag.
McDonald has failed to score in 16 international apperances for the Socceroos, and needed to pull something special out of the bag yesterday to impress Verbeek.
But should all the Welsh teams pull something special out of the bag what better way to celebrate than with a packed pub of fellow countrymen and women - and the occasional drop of Welsh bitter?
He has the knowledge to pull something like this off, and can't think of something better to invent?
I think we have relaxed our guard today, because whatever infection we have we think we can just pull something off the shelf and deal with it.
King George caution Brough Scott says moving the King George to Ascot would be good for racing, but to pull something up by its roots often kills it.
There is still an extra edge to it because of the history between the two nations and it would mean so much to everyone north of the border if we can pull something special out of the bag.
STEVE Bruce says he might have to wait until the last second to sign Mikael Forssell - but admits he still hopes to pull something special out of the bag again this summer.
He was a great player who could really pull something special out of the bag but not only will England miss his experience on the field, but also his know-how off it,' said Croft.
Magistrate Roger Harbidge told Anderson, 38: "I wish I had a box of tricks and could pull something out for you.
The problem is that ITV needed to pull something great out of the hat to make Saturdays worth tuning in for before X Factor starts.