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verb
  1. 1
    to remove something or someone from inside or under something by moving them toward you

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    1. a.
      to move something along behind you

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  2. 2
    to use force to remove something that is attached into or onto something else

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  3. 3
    to move your body or part of your body using effort or force

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  4. 4
    to injure a muscle by stretching it too much

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  5. 5
    to take a gun or knife out of a pocket and be ready to use it

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food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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decrepit

old and no longer in good condition

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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