HyperDic: haul

English > 4 senses of the word haul:
VERBcontacthaul, hale, cart, dragdraw slowly or heavily
contacthaultransport in a vehicle
NOUNacthaul, draw, haulagethe act of drawing or hauling / hauling something
quantityhaul, catchthe quantity that was caught
haul > pronunciation
Soundshhao'l
Rhymesalbuterol ... windfall: 100 rhymes with aol...
English > haul: 4 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of drawing or hauling / hauling something.
Example"the haul up the hill went very slowly"
Synonymsdraw, haulage
Narrowertow, towageThe act of hauling something (as a vehicle) by means of a hitch or rope
Broaderpull, pullingThe act of pulling
Spanishacarreo, arrastre, tirón, transporte
Catalantragí, transport
Verbshaultransport in a vehicle
hauldraw slowly or heavily
English > haul: 4 senses > noun 2, quantity
MeaningThe quantity that was caught.
Synonymcatch
Broaderindefinite quantityAn estimated quantity
English > haul: 4 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningDraw slowly or heavily.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Examples
  • "haul stones"
  • "haul nets"
Synonymshale, cart, drag
Narrowerbowse, bousehaul with a tackle
underrunHaul onto a boat
Broaderpull, drawCause to move by pulling
Spanishacarrear, arrastrar, carretear, tirar, transportar
Catalanarrossegar, carrejar, carretejar, estirar, tirar, traginar, transportar
Nounshaul, haulagethe act of drawing or hauling / hauling something
haulera haulage contractor
haulingthe activity of transporting goods by truck
English > haul: 4 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningtransport in a vehicle.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s somebody PP; Somebody ----s something PP
Examples
  • "haul stones from the quarry in a truck"
  • "haul vegetables to the market"
Narrowerpiggybackhaul by railroad car
piggybackhaul truck trailers loaded with commodities on railroad cars
Broadertransport, carryMove while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body
Spanishacarrear, cargar, llevar, transportar
Catalanarrossegar, estirar, tirar, traginar, transportar
Nounshaul, haulagethe act of drawing or hauling / hauling something
haulera haulage contractor
haulingthe activity of transporting goods by truck

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