the act of drawing or hauling something; "the haul up the hill went very slowly"
the quantity that was caught; "the catch was only 10 fish"
transport in a vehicle; "haul stones from the quarry in a truck"; "haul vegetables to the market"
draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
throwing something heavy (with great effort); "he gave it a mighty heave"; "he was not good at heaving passes"
the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted; "The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily"
an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting; "a bad case of the heaves"
make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit
the act of lifting something with great effort
bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat; "The highway buckled during the heat wave"
(geology) a horizontal dislocation
utter a sound, as with obvious effort; "She heaved a deep sigh when she saw the list of things to do"
an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling); "the heaving of waves on a rough sea"
lift or elevate
throw with great eff
carry with difficulty; "You'll have to lug this suitcase"
obstruct; "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked"
marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back; often used for fishing bait
a projecting piece that is used to lift or support or turn something
a sail with four corners that is hoisted from a yard that is oblique to the mast
ancient Celtic god
remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"
strip of feathers; "pull a chicken"; "pluck the capon"
hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing; "pull the ball"
cause to move by pulling; "draw a wagon"; "pull a sled"
direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers"
tear or be torn violently; "The curtain ripped from top to bottom"; "pull the cooked chicken into strips"
the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you; "the pull up the hill had him breathing harder"; "his strenuous pulling strained his back"
a way or means to achieve something; "the road to fame"
an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation
pull along heavily, like a heavy load against a resistance; "Can you shlep this bag of potatoes upstairs?"; "She pulled along a large trunk"
walk or tramp about
a tedious or difficult journey
(Yiddish) an awkward and stupid person
a puff of a marijuana or hashish cigarette; "the boys took a few tokes on a joint"
drag behind; "Horses used to tow barges along the canal"
the act of hauling something (as a vehicle) by means of a hitch or rope; "the truck gave him a tow to the garage"