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pull down

1 (v + adv) demolish, remove TRANSITIVEtarraing anuas  c m uleag verb  c m uthey want to pull the building down tá siad ag iarraidh an foirgneamh a leaganhe pulled the poster down tharraing sé anuas an póstaer, bhain sé anuas an póstaer 2 (v + adv) lower TRANSITIVEtarraing anuas  c m utarraing síos  c m ushe pulled down the blind tharraing sí anuas an dallóghe pulled his jumper down over his trousers tharraing sé a gheansaí síos thar a bhríste
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3 (v + adv) drag down TRANSITIVEtarraing síos  c m uhe was pulled down in the square tarraingíodh síos é sa chearnógthe current was pulling them down bhí siad á dtarraingt anuas ag an sruth 4 (v + adv) bring to a lower level TRANSITIVEtarraing síos  c m uthe other students are pulling her down tá sí á tarraingt síos ag na mic léinn eile 5 (v + adv) demoralise TRANSITIVEbrúigh síos  c m udon't let that pull you down ná lig dó sin beaguchtach a chur ort, ná cuireadh sé sin lagmhisneach ort 6 (v + adv) reduce TRANSITIVEtarraing anuas  c m ucompetition has pulled prices down tá iomaíocht tar éis praghsanna a tharraingt anuas 7 (v + adv) informal (especially US) earn TRANSITIVEsaothraigh verb  c m utuill verb  c m uhe was pulling down over a thousand a week bhí sé ag saothrú os cionn míle sa tseachtain → see pull

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