HyperDic: pull_down

English > 2 senses of the expression pull down:
VERBcreationpull down, level, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take downtear down so as to make flat with the ground
contactpull down, down, knock down, cut down, push downcause to come or go down
English > pull down: 2 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningtear down so as to make flat with the ground.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymslevel, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down
Narrowerbulldozeflatten with or as if with a bulldozer
Broaderdestroy, destructDo away with, cause the destruction or undoing of
See alsopullcause to move by pulling
Oppositeraise, erect, rear, set up, put upConstruct, build, or erect
Spanisharrasar, desarticular, desmantelar, igualar
Catalanarrasar, desarticular, igualar, talar
English > pull down: 2 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningCause to come or go down.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsdown, knock down, cut down, push down
Narrowersubmarinebring down with a blow to the legs
Broaderstrikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
Spanishderribar, tumbar

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