pull along

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pull along

1. To drag, haul, or force someone or something behind one. A noun or pronoun can be used between "pull" and "along." The child pulled the box along behind him, pretending it was a suitcase. I took the dog for a walk, but she just pulled me along the whole time.
2. To lead, direct, or manipulate the actions of someone according to one's own ideas, intentions, or desires. A noun or pronoun can be used between "pull" and "along." I'll admit that I've been letting Janet pull me along in life for the last few years. If it had been up to me, I probably wouldn't have bought a house or had kids at such a young age. Tom just pulls his younger brother along through all his mishaps.
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"Having Luis pull us along was good but I think she got a little angtsy," Wijayaratne said.
Rutimann's "Handldufe" (Handrails) videos exert an unabating visual force that seems to pull us along with it.
Some days are shorter than others, are faster, pull us along
Our little Ace Siena was hardly the sort of thing that would keep movie stars or F1 drivers happy but it was perfect for two: a loo, a shower, an oven, a hob, a fridge, seats that convert into a double bed and a Fiat engine to pull us along. What more could we need?
Our little Ace Siena was hardly the sort of thing that would keep movie stars or FI drivers happy but it was perfect for two: a loo, a shower, an oven, a hob, a fridge, seats that converted into a goodsize double bed and a Fiat engine to pull us along. What more could we need?
Our little Ace Siena was hardly the sort of thing thatwould keepmovie stars orFI drivers happy but it was perfect for two: a loo, a shower, an oven, a hob, a fridge, seats that converted into a good-size double bed and a Fiat engine to pull us along.What more could we need?
We'd be better off getting the cat to pull us along in a sledge and Millie is not very good at that at all, just hopeless with instructions.
Its success will pull us along. And once the people of the Corridor understand what they really need, they may give the North a chance to develop too.
"We'd have our skis or sleds tied behind the sleigh and have it pull us along. Sometimes we'd wonder if some of those old cows were going to eat us up when we were dragging along behind and they were all following the feed trail."
"They are going to get better and really help pull us along."