pull out

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

pull out (of)

  1. (idiomatic) To withdraw; especially of military forces; to retreat.
    The troops pulled out of the conflict.
  2. (literally) To use coitus interruptus as a method of birth control.
    With a tremendous groan, he pulled out and ejaculated all over her belly.
  3. (idiomatic) To remove something from a container.
    He pulled out his gun before she had a chance to scream.
  4. (idiomatic) To maneuver a vehicle from the side of a road onto the lane.
    When joining a road, you should check for traffic before pulling out.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (removing something from a container): whip out

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