Pull and Wrest

Pull

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Pull verb – To draw out by force or with effort.
Usage example: the dentist had to struggle to pull the tooth

Wrest is a synonym for pull in draw topic. In some cases you can use "Wrest" instead the word "Pull" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like tug, rip, draw out.
Nearby Words: pulled, pulling, puller
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Wrest

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Wrest verb – To draw out by force or with effort.
Usage example: the boy wrested the book out of his sister's hands

Pull is a synonym for wrest in wrench topic. You can use "Pull" instead the word "Wrest" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as rip, draw out.
Nearby Words: wrestle, wrestled, wresting
Synonyms for Wrest

Common collocations

job pull job wrest job
hand pull hand wrest hand
sword pull sword wrest sword
gun pull gun wrest gun
Other nouns: pistol, guns.

Both words in one sentence

  • Parodied in Who Framed Roger Rabbit, where Eddie uses a large toon magnet to try and wrest a sword off Judge Doom's hands, the magnetic force depicted as lightning bolts that literally grab the sword and pull it.
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Wrest and Pull. (2016). Retrieved 2020, January 23, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/pull/wrest
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