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phrasal verb
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present tense
I/you/we/theypull in
he/she/itpulls in
present participlepulling in
past tensepulled in
past participlepulled in
  1. 1
    [intransitive] if a train pulls in, it arrives at a station

    The train from Paris was just pulling in.

  2. 2
    [transitive] pull in something same as pull down (sense 2)

    She's pulling in at least six figures (=$100,000).

  3. 3
    [transitive] pull in something same as pull1 (sense 8)

    The program pulled in 3.6 million viewers.

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