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Synonyms for pull away
pul·l away

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  1. withdraw, retreat, pull away, draw back, recede, pull back, retire, move backverb

    pull back or move away or backward

    "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"

    Synonyms:
    call in, swallow, sequester, lose, seclude, crawfish out, drop off, retire, crawfish, hit the hay, retreat, take, back away, strike out, back out, put out, take back, hit the sack, take out, fall back, unsay, turn in, crawl in, bow out, fall behind, draw back, recede, bed, sack out, recall, move back, retrograde, call back, go to sleep, sequestrate, draw, pull in one's horns, take away, go to bed, adjourn, disengage, withdraw, draw off, retract, pull back, kip down, remove

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How to use pull away in a sentence?

  1. David Lafferty:

    If Bernie begins to pull away, that's positive for President Trump -- and by extension, positive for stocks.

  2. Geoffrey Kamworor:

    From the start of the race, I was feeling okay, i was comfortable. I prepared very well to run New York City Marathon. Throughout the last few meters, the pace was somewhat high, and it wasn't a problem for me. That's when I decided to pull away.

  3. Jamaica Lambie:

    We were getting people out of cars. It had a net positive, now it has this huge net negative. It's not right to see bikeshare and micromobility as something a tech company can come in and dump on a city and pull away.

  4. Laura Worthen:

    She was falling out of the boat for a year before she really learned how to balance it out, by 13 and 14 she was starting to pull away from the pack.

  5. Drake Ross:

    I kind of likened it to a hangnail, you know, you’ve got this piece hanging there, and if it gets caught in the knee joint, it’s going to hurt real bad. It could lock up or it could pull away at the good tissue.


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  • ابتعدArabic
  • оторваться, отдаляться, отрываться, отдалитьсяRussian

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