Synonyms for pull off

Synonyms for (verb) pull off

Synonyms: pick off, pull off, pluck, tweak

Definition: pull or pull out sharply

Usage: pluck the flowers off the bush

Similar words: pull, force, draw

Definition: cause to move by pulling

Usage: draw a wagon; pull a sled

Synonyms: pull off, draw away, draw off

Definition: remove by drawing or pulling

Usage: She placed the tray down and drew off the cloth; draw away the cloth that is covering the cheese

Similar words: 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 off

Definition: cause to withdraw

Usage: We pulled this firm off the project because they overcharged

Similar words: remove

Definition: remove from a position or an office

Synonyms: bring off, carry off, negociate, manage, pull off

Definition: be successful; achieve a goal

Usage: She succeeded in persuading us all; I managed to carry the box upstairs; She pulled it off, even though we never thought her capable of it; The pianist negociated the difficult runs

Similar words: win, succeed, bring home the bacon, come through, deliver the goods

Definition: attain success or reach a desired goal

Usage: The enterprise succeeded; We succeeded in getting tickets to the show; she struggled to overcome her handicap and won

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