Pull - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 03/02/2021

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Pull.

5 letter answer(s) to pull

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

4 letter answer(s) to pull

  1. something that slows or delays progress; "taxation is a drag on the economy"; "too many laws are a drag on the use of new land"
  2. walk without lifting the feet
  3. the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid
  4. to lag or linger behind; "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"
  5. move slowly and as if with great effort
  6. use a computer mouse to move icons on the screen and select commands from a menu; "drag this icon to the lower right hand corner of the screen"
  7. force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action; "They were swept up by the events"; "don't drag me into this business"
  8. proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
  9. persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting; "He dragged me away from the television set"
  10. suck in or take (air); "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"
  11. the act of dragging (pulling with f
  1. anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random; "the luck of the draw"; "they drew lots for it"
  2. steep; pass through a strainer; "draw pulp from the fruit"
  3. take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister's words"
  4. allow a draft; "This chimney draws very well"
  5. the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"
  6. reduce the diameter of (a wire or metal rod) by pulling it through a die; "draw wire"
  7. make a mark or lines on a surface; "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"
  8. a gully that is shallower than a ravine
  9. contract; "The material drew after it was washed in hot water"
  10. earn or achieve a base by being walked by the pitcher; "He drew a base on balls"
  11. an entertainer who attracts large audiences; "he was the bi
  1. pull, or move with a sudden movement; "He turned the handle and jerked the door open"
  2. an American (especially to non-Americans)
  3. an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)

9 letter answer(s) to pull

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

3 letter answer(s) to pull

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

Other crossword clues with similar answers to 'Pull'

20-20, e.g.
Act of war?
Action on the shirt sleev
Aerodynamic force
American giving no backing to Knight
American jerk
American tug
American's a jerk
American's vote against looking over conclusion to cyber-attack
American, abroad
An American, to a Brit
Beast of burden carrying north American
Big bore
Big jerk
Blow caught aggressive youth
Boat talked up — good initially
Box office need
Bring unwillingly
Bronx Bomber
Challenge in a western
Challenge to a gunslinger
Chess result, sometimes
Conflict with Germany sent up in sketch
Conservative group admitting universal influence
Conservative line not considered as influence
Demand to ban chlorine apparently will have impact
Doctor Silver is a bore
Doctor with silver clothes fit for a queen?
Drag queen quits Blackpool attraction
Drag spare tyre over
Draw canal upwards
Draw stomach back
Drawing of the heart?
Duel action?
Effect of hip disease regularly reenacted
Emergency job
Emergency measure
End even
Endless staying-power reflected in boat
Engage in a street auto r
Exercise pull?
Get weapon out but don't win
Glider's need
Go on too long
God of war
Gunfight command
Gunslinger's command
Gunslinger's cry
Harbor boat
Harbor craft
Harbor pusher
Harbor vessel
Harbor workhorse
Hit - influence
Impact of popular complaint in French church
Inconclusive outcome
Influence ... and a hint
Influence of Tory boor
It may be covered by insu
It proceeds with craft
It's a bore producing clothes for TV
Jackets for keen army about to show pluck
Job for a wrecker
Job for Triple A
Kind of truck
Marooned motorist's need

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