- Draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
- To cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"; "He squeezed her for information"
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Definitions for: LEASH
- (n.) A thong of leather, or a long cord, by which a falconer holds his hawk, or a courser his dog.
- (n.) A brace and a half; a tierce; three; three creatures of any kind, especially greyhounds, foxes, bucks, and hares; hence, the number three in general.
- (n.) A string with a loop at the end for lifting warp threads, in a loom.
- (v. t.) To tie together, or hold, with a leash.
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- (v. t.) To embrace about the neck; to salute; to greet.
- (v. t.) To adjure; to beseech; to entreat.
- (v. t.) To haul; to hoist.
- Provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy's acne";
- Get healthy again; "The wound is healing slowly"
- Heal or recover; "My broken leg is mending"
- (n.) A word of doubtful meaning, occuring frequently in the Psalms; by some, supposed to signify silence or a pause in the musical performance of the song.
- (n.) A shell or husk; a cod or pod.
- (n.) A fine-grained sedimentary rock of a thin, laminated, and often friable, structure.
- (v. t.) To take off the shell or coat of; to shell.
- (n.) Same as Sheeling.
- (v. t.) To put under a sheal or shelter.
- (v. t.) To take the husks or pods off from; to shell; to empty of its contents, as a husk or a pod.
- (n.) A shell or pod.