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Meaning of PULL UP

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  1. [n]  (British) a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers
  2. [v]  draw or pull out, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"
  3. [v]  as of vehicles or their riders; "The Rolls pulled up on pour front lawn"; "The chauffeur hauled up in front of us"
  4. [v]  cause to stop; as of vehicles; "He pulled up the car in front of the hotel"
  5. [v]  straighten oneself; "He drew himself up when he talked to his superior"
 Synonyms: draw out, draw up, extract, haul up, pull, pull out, pull-in, straighten up, take out
 See Also: cafe, coffee bar, coffee shop, coffeehouse, demodulate, halt, remove, squeeze out, stop, straighten, take, take away, withdraw, wring out