[poo l-in] /ˈpʊlˌɪn/
noun, adjective, British.
noun, Baseball. 1. a batter who tends to hit the ball to the same side of the field as that on which he or she stands at home plate.
noun 1. a boat propelled by oars alone.
- Pulling teeth
see: like pulling teeth
- Pull it off
verb phrase To accomplish something; succeed; make it: pull it off and keep the patients coming back for more (1887+)