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Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) pull

Synonyms: pull, pulling Definition: the act of pulling; applying force to move something toward or with you Usage: the pull up the hill had him breathing harder; his strenuous pulling strained his back

Hypernyms: actuation, propulsion Definition: the act of propelling

Synonyms: pull Definition: a sustained effort Usage: it was a long pull but we made it

Hypernyms: effort, elbow grease, travail, sweat, exertion Definition: use of physical or mental energy; hard work Usage: he got an A for effort; they managed only with great exertion

Synonyms: drag, puff, pull Definition: a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke) Usage: he took a puff on his pipe; he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly

Hypernyms: breathing in, inhalation, inspiration, intake, aspiration Definition: the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing

Synonyms: pull Definition: a device used for pulling something Usage: he grabbed the pull and opened the drawer

Hypernyms: device Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water

Synonyms: clout, pull Definition: special advantage or influence Usage: the chairman's nephew has a lot of pull

Hypernyms: vantage, advantage Definition: the quality of having a superior or more favorable position Usage: the experience gave him the advantage over me

Synonyms: pull Definition: the force used in pulling Usage: the pull of the moon; the pull of the current

Hypernyms: force Definition: (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity Usage: force equals mass times acceleration

Synonyms: wrench, twist, pull Definition: a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments Usage: the wrench to his knee occurred as he fell; he was sidelined with a hamstring pull

Hypernyms: trauma, hurt, injury, harm Definition: any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.

Synonyms for (verb) pull

Synonyms: pull, overstretch Definition: strain abnormally Usage: I pulled a muscle in my leg when I jumped up; The athlete pulled a tendon in the competition

Hypernyms: wound, injure Definition: cause injuries or bodily harm to

Synonyms: pull Definition: take away Usage: pull the old soup cans from the supermarket shelf

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: pull, root for Definition: take sides with; align oneself with; show strong sympathy for Usage: We all rooted for the home team; I'm pulling for the underdog; Are you siding with the defender of the title?

Hypernyms: side Definition: take sides for or against Usage: Who are you widing with?; Im siding against the current candidate

Synonyms: extract, pull, pull out, pull up, draw out, take out Definition: remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense Usage: pull weeds; extract a bad tooth; take out a splinter; extract information from the telegram

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: tear, deplumate, deplume, displume, pull, pluck Definition: strip of feathers Usage: pull a chicken; pluck the capon

Hypernyms: strip Definition: remove the surface from Usage: strip wood

Synonyms: pull Definition: hit in the direction that the player is facing when carrying through the swing Usage: pull the ball

Hypernyms: hit Definition: cause to move by striking Usage: hit a ball

Synonyms: pull, force, draw Definition: cause to move by pulling Usage: draw a wagon; pull a sled

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: draw, draw in, pull, pull in, attract Definition: direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes Usage: 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

Hypernyms: pull, force, draw Definition: cause to move by pulling Usage: draw a wagon; pull a sled

Synonyms: rend, rip, rive, pull Definition: tear or be torn violently Usage: The curtain ripped from top to bottom; pull the cooked chicken into strips

Hypernyms: tear, rupture, snap, bust Definition: separate or cause to separate abruptly Usage: The rope snapped; tear the paper

Synonyms: pull Definition: apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion Usage: Pull the rope; Pull the handle towards you; pull the string gently; pull the trigger of the gun; pull your knees towards your chin

Hypernyms: force Definition: do forcibly; exert force Usage: Don't force it!

Synonyms: pull Definition: rein in to keep from winning a race Usage: pull a horse

Hypernyms: rein, rein in Definition: stop or check by or as if by a pull at the reins Usage: He reined in his horses in front of the post office

Synonyms: pull Definition: operate when rowing a boat Usage: pull the oars

Hypernyms: row Definition: propel with oars Usage: row the boat across the lake

Synonyms: pull, pull out, take out, get out, draw Definition: bring, take, or pull out of a container or from under a cover Usage: draw a weapon; pull out a gun; The mugger pulled a knife on his victim

Hypernyms: remove, withdraw, take, take away Definition: remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract Usage: remove a threat; remove a wrapper; Remove the dirty dishes from the table; take the gun from your pocket; This machine withdraws heat from the environment

Synonyms: pull Definition: steer into a certain direction Usage: pull one's horse to a stand; Pull the car over

Hypernyms: drive Definition: cause someone or something to move by driving Usage: She drove me to school every day; We drove the car to the garage

Synonyms: pull Definition: move into a certain direction Usage: the car pulls to the right

Hypernyms: drive Definition: move by being propelled by a force Usage: The car drove around the corner

Synonyms: draw, pull Definition: cause to move in a certain direction by exerting a force upon, either physically or in an abstract sense Usage: A declining dollar pulled down the export figures for the last quarter

Hypernyms: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: pull, commit, perpetrate Definition: perform an act, usually with a negative connotation Usage: perpetrate a crime; pull a bank robbery

Hypernyms: move, act Definition: perform an action, or work out or perform (an action) Usage: think before you act; We must move quickly; The governor should act on the new energy bill; The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel