English verb: pull up
|1.||pull up (motion) come to a halt after driving somewhere|
|Samples||The Rolls pulled up on pour front lawn.|
The chauffeur hauled up in front of us.
|Synonyms||draw up, haul up|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
|Broader (hypernym)||halt, stop|
|Verb group||draw up, pull up|
|2.||pull up (motion) straighten oneself|
|Samples||He drew himself up when he talked to his superior.|
|Synonyms||draw up, straighten up|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s somebody|
|3.||pull up (motion) cause (a vehicle) to stop|
|Samples||He pulled up the car in front of the hotel.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Verb group||draw up, haul up, pull up|
|4.||pull up (contact) remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense|
Extract a bad tooth.
Take out a splinter.
Extract information from the telegram.
|Synonyms||draw out, extract, pull, pull out, take out|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP
|Broader (hypernym)||remove, take, take away, withdraw|
|Narrower (hyponym)||demodulate, squeeze out, thread, wring out|
|Verb group||draw, get out, pull, pull out, take out|