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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Drawing or tugging at with force; (with weight) doing one's share.

Usage examples (39)
  • Anybody who isn't pulling his weight is probably pushing his luck.
  • His strenuous pulling strained his back
  • Who is behind the curtain pulling all the strings?
  • If this goes unanswered, toupee-pulling is going to come next. for more
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