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Pull

Used in the context of general equities. See: Cancel.
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At length we gave it up, and pulled under the shore towards the tavern we had lately left, where we were received with no little surprise.
It was all a trial of strength; our natives pulled till their oars bent again, and the crowd of swimmers shot through the water despite its roughness, with fearful rapidity.
I said that the fact evidently was that I was not rowing as fast as I fancied I was, but that we should soon reach the lock now; and I pulled on for another mile.
Granet pulled down the German flag, tied up a stone inside it and threw it into the next wave.
To emphasize his remarks, he pulled out a gold-sack the size of a bologna sausage and thumped it down on the bar.
Make a noise on your face as if you was being pulled to pieces an' that all that holds you is will-power.
But if they pulled like mad, I wonder how our progress can be described?
The shaggy man pulled the sail way up, and they flew so fast over the Deadly Desert that every one held fast to the sides of the boat and scarcely dared to breathe.
He pulled through, however; and then, just as the family were rejoicing, a new trouble appeared which cast a gloom over them all.
So when he came to the churchyard Sir Arthur alit and tied his horse to the stile, and so he went to the tent and found no knights there, for they were at the jousting, and so he handled the sword by the handles, and lightly and fiercely pulled it out of the stone, and took his horse and rode his way until he came to his brother Sir Kay, and delivered him the sword.
at the Theatre, for the purpose of having his nose pulled in the presence of the company.
One of them grabbed the Marionette by the nose and the other by the chin, and they pulled him unmercifully from side to side in order to make him open his mouth.