pull back

Verb1.pull back - pull back or move away or backward; "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"
2.pull back - use a surgical instrument to hold open (the edges of a wound or an organ)
Synonyms: draw back, retract
3.pull back - move to a rearward position; pull towards the back; "Pull back your arms!"
4.pull back - pull back the sling of (a bow); "The archers were drawing their bows"
Synonyms: draw
5.pull back - make a retreat from an earlier commitment or activity; "We'll have to crawfish out from meeting with him"; "He backed out of his earlier promise"; "The aggressive investment company pulled in its horns"
back away, back down, back off, back out, back up, crawfish, crawfish out, draw back, fall back, go, locomote, move, move back, pull away, pull in one's horns, pullback, recede, retire, retreat, travel, withdraw
Translate pull back to French
Pulicaria dysenterica
pull a face
pull a fast one on
pull ahead
pull along
pull at
pull away
-- pull back --
pull chain
pull down
pull in
pull in one's horns
pull media
pull off
pull one's weight
pull out
pull out all the stops
pull over
pull round
pull someone's leg
pull strings
pull the leg of
pull the plug
pull the wool over someone's eyes
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