pull over

This page is about the phrasal verb pull over.

Meaning: If you're driving a car and you pull over, you move over to the side of the road and stop.

Synonym: pull in

For example:

  • pull over The taxi pulled over to pick up a passenger.

  • pull over When I saw the police car following me with its lights flashing, I pulled over and turned off the engine.

Quick Quiz:

I'll pull over as soon as I see somewhere

a. to park

b. to turn

c. to overturn

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Contributor: Matt Errey