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amor pronunciación
(Del lat. amor .)
s. m.  Sentimiento de afecto y pasión experimentado por una persona hacia otra .
   EJEMPLO: el amor que les une les da fuerza y esperanza.
  ANTÓNIMO: odio
Inclinación o afecto hacia una cosa o hacia alguien, cuyo bien se desea .
   EJEMPLO: lo hizo por amor a sus hijos y no por interés personal.
  SINÓNIMO: cariño
Persona amada .
   EJEMPLO: Juan es el amor de su vida.
Suavidad y delicadeza con que se trata a una persona o a una cosa.
  SINÓNIMO: mimo
s. m. pl.  Relaciones amorosas .
   EJEMPLO: mantiene amores desde hace años con una señora de Buenos Aires.
Mimos o expresión de amor.
amor propio  Estimación excesiva hacia uno mismo, orgullo .
   EJEMPLO: no es más que vanidad y amor propio.
a su amor  loc. adv.  Con holgura o desahogo.
al amor del agua  loc. adv.  1. De modo que se vaya con la corriente: la barquichuela navegaba al amor del agua. 2. Contemporizando, dejando correr las cosas reprobables.
10 al amor de la lumbre o del fuego  loc. adv.  coloquial  Cerca de la lumbre o del fuego, recibiendo su calor .
   EJEMPLO: se quedó profundamente dormida al amor de la lumbre.
11 con o de mil amores  loc. adv.  coloquial  Con mucho gusto, de muy buena voluntad .
   EJEMPLO: no se preocupe, de mil amores se lo llevaré.
12 en amor y compañía  loc. adv.  coloquial  En amistad y buena compañía .
   EJEMPLO: cenaron en amor y compañía.
13 hacer el amor  1. Tener relaciones sexuales: aquélla fue la primera vez que hicieron el amor. 2. Cortejar, galantear.
14 por amor al arte  loc. adv.  Sin obtener recompensa por el trabajo .
   EJEMPLO: colabora con la facultad por amor al arte.
15 por amor de Dios  Expresión que se usa para dar mayor intensidad a una petición .
   EJEMPLO: deme una limosna, por amor de Dios.

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pull
verb (pulled , pulling )
1 tr & intr to grip something or someone strongly and draw or force it or them towards oneself; to tug or drag.
2 (also pull something out or up) to remove or extract (a cork, tooth, weeds, etc) with this action.
3 to operate (a trigger, lever or switch) with this action.
4 to draw (a trailer, etc).
5 to open or close (curtains or a blind).
6 (often pull something on someone) to produce (a weapon) as a threat to them.
7 a tr & intr to row;
b intr (often pull away, off, etc ) said of a boat: to be rowed or made to move in a particular direction.
8 to draw (beer, etc) from a cask by operating a lever.
9 intr
a said of a driver or vehicle: to steer or move (in a specified direction) pulled right ;
b said of a vehicle or its steering: to go or direct (towards a specified direction), usually because of some defect.
10 sport in golf, football, etc: to strike (a ball) incorrectly, causing it to veer away from its intended course.
11 cricket to hit (a short-pitched ball) in front of the wicket on the leg side.
12 to execute strokes with (an oar) in rowing.
13 intr said of an engine or vehicle: to produce the required propelling power.
14 (usu pull at or on something) to inhale and exhale smoke from (a cigarette, etc); to draw or suck at it.
15 to attract (a crowd, votes, etc).
16 to strain (a muscle or tendon).
17 printing to print (a proof).
18 tr & intr , slang to pick up (a sexual partner).
noun
1 an act of pulling.
2 attraction; attracting force.
3 useful influence has some pull with the education department .
4 a drag at a pipe; a swallow of liquor, etc.
5 a tab, etc for pulling.
6 a stroke made with an oar.
7 printing a proof.
8 slang a sexual partner, especially a casual one.
[Anglo-Saxon pullian to pluck, draw or pull]
pull a fast one to trick or cheat someone.
pull something apart or to pieces
1 to rip or tear it; to reduce it to pieces.
2 to criticize it severely.
pull one's punches to be deliberately less hard-hitting than one might be.
pull the other one a dismissive expression used by the speaker to indicate that they are not being fooled by what has just been said.
pull someone up short
1 to check someone, often oneself.
2 to take them aback. Other idioms containing -pull- can be found under one of the other significant words, eg pull someone's leg is under leg.
pull ahead of or away from someone or something
1 to get in front of them or it; to gain a lead over them or it.
2 to leave them or it behind.
pull something back to withdraw it or make it withdraw or retreat.
pull something down to demolish (a building, etc).
pull in
1 said of a train: to arrive and halt at a station.
2 said of a driver or vehicle: to move to the side of the road.
pull someone in colloq to arrest them.
pull something in slang to make (money), especially a large amount.
pull something off colloq to arrange or accomplish it successfully pull off a deal .
pull something on to put on (an item of clothing) hastily.
pull out
1 to withdraw from combat, or from a competition, project, etc. See also pull-out.
2 intr said of a driver or vehicle: to move away from the kerb or into the centre of the road to overtake.
pull over said of a driver or vehicle: to move to the side of or off the road and stop.
pull round or through to recover from an illness.
pull together to work together towards a common aim; to co-operate.
pull up said of a driver, vehicle or horse: to stop.
pull someone up to criticize them or tell them off.
pull up on or with someone or something to catch up with or draw level with them or it.
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