Pull the string



verb phrase

[perhaps fr the use of a string to fasten and release a concealing sheet on something about to be unveiled; perhaps fr pull the lanyard, ”to fire a cannon”]

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Pull-top

    [poo l-top] /ˈpʊlˌtɒp/ adjective, noun 1. .

  • Pullulate

    [puhl-yuh-leyt] /ˈpʌl yəˌleɪt/ verb (used without object), pullulated, pullulating. 1. to send forth sprouts, buds, etc.; germinate; sprout. 2. to breed, produce, or create rapidly. 3. to increase rapidly; multiply. 4. to exist abundantly; swarm; teem. 5. to be produced as offspring. /ˈpʌljʊˌleɪt/ verb (intransitive) 1. (of animals, etc) to breed rapidly or abundantly; teem; […]



  • Pullulation

    [puhl-yuh-leyt] /ˈpʌl yəˌleɪt/ verb (used without object), pullulated, pullulating. 1. to send forth sprouts, buds, etc.; germinate; sprout. 2. to breed, produce, or create rapidly. 3. to increase rapidly; multiply. 4. to exist abundantly; swarm; teem. 5. to be produced as offspring. /ˈpʌljʊˌleɪt/ verb (intransitive) 1. (of animals, etc) to breed rapidly or abundantly; teem; […]

  • Pull-up

    [poo l-uhp] /ˈpʊlˌʌp/ noun 1. an exercise consisting of chinning oneself, as on a horizontal bar attached at each end to a doorpost. 2. a flight maneuver in which an aircraft climbs sharply from level flight.



Disclaimer: Pull the string definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.