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English noun: haul

1. haul (act) the act of drawing or hauling something


SamplesThe haul up the hill went very slowly.


Synonymsdraw, haulage


Broader (hypernym)pull, pulling


Narrower (hyponym)tow, towage

2. haul (quantity) the quantity that was caught


SamplesThe catch was only 10 fish.


Synonymscatch


Broader (hypernym)indefinite quantity


English verb: haul

1. haul (contact) draw slowly or heavily


SamplesHaul stones.
Haul nets.


Synonymscart, drag, hale


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)draw, force, pull


Narrower (hyponym)bouse, bowse

2. haul (contact) transport in a vehicle


SamplesHaul stones from the quarry in a truck.
Haul vegetables to the market.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP


Broader (hypernym)carry, transport


Narrower (hyponym)piggyback, piggyback









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