Synonyms for pulling:
twist, drag, struggling, pull, stretching, contesting, puff, shaking, wrench, clout, twitching.
attracting (part of speech: verb)
traction (part of speech: noun)
pulling (part of speech: verb)
It was a case for pulling,
pure and simple.
- "A Prisoner in Fairyland", Algernon Blackwood.
So home to bed, and all night still mightily troubled in my sleepe, with fire and houses pulling
- "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
" Come, Rollo," said Jane, pulling
Rollo by the hand, " we must go along.
- "Rollo in Paris", Jacob Abbott.