Pull - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 28/08/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Pull.

5 letter answer(s) to pull

CLOUT
  1. a target used in archery
  2. (boxing) a blow with the fist; "I gave him a clout on his nose"
  3. strike hard, especially with the fist; "He clouted his attacker"
  4. a short nail with a flat head; used to attach sheet metal to wood
  5. special advantage or influence; "the chairman's nephew has a lot of pull"

4 letter answer(s) to pull

DRAG
  1. proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
  2. persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting; "He dragged me away from the television set"
  3. suck in or take (air); "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"
  4. search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost
  5. pull, as against a resistance; "He dragged the big suitcase behind him"; "These worries were dragging at him"
  6. draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
  7. walk without lifting the feet
  8. the act of dragging (pulling with force); "the drag up the hill exhausted him"
  9. to lag or linger behind; "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"
  10. a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
  11. move slowly and as if with great effort
  12. clothing that is conventionally worn by th
YANK
  1. an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)
  2. pull, or move with a sudden movement; "He turned the handle and jerked the door open"
  3. an American (especially to non-Americans)

9 letter answer(s) to pull

INFLUENCE
  1. power
  2. causing something without any direct or apparent effort
  3. a power to affect persons or events especially power based on prestige etc; "used her parents' influence to get the job"
  4. shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
  5. a cognitive factor that tends to have an effect on what you do; "her wishes had a great influence on his thinking"
  6. induce into action by using one's charm; "She charmed him into giving her all his money"
  7. one having power to influence another; "she was the most important influence in my life"; "he was a bad influence on the children"
  8. have and exert influence or effect; "The artist's work influenced the young painter"; "She worked on her friends to support the political candidate"
  9. the effect of one thing (or person) on another; "the influence of mechanical action"

3 letter answer(s) to pull

TOW
  1. drag behind; "Horses used to tow barges along the canal"
  2. the act of hauling something (as a vehicle) by means of a hitch or rope; "the truck gave him a tow to the garage"
TUG
  1. pull hard; "The prisoner tugged at the chains"; "This movie tugs at the heart strings"
  2. pull or strain hard at; "Each oar was tugged by several men"
  3. move by pulling hard; "The horse finally tugged the cart out of the mud"
  4. carry with difficulty; "You'll have to lug this suitcase"
  5. tow (a vessel) with a tug; "The tugboat tugged the freighter into the harbor"
  6. a sudden abrupt pull
  7. strive and make an effort to reach a goal; "She tugged for years to make a decent living"; "We have to push a little to make the deadline!"; "She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"
  8. a powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships
  9. Yank
  10. struggle in opposition; "She tugged and wrestled with her conflicts"

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