(third-person singular simple present pulls in, present participle pulling in, simple past and past participle pulled in)
- (literally) To pull something, so that comes inside.
- After falling out of the boat, the crew pulled him in.
- (idiomatic) To arrest.
- (idiomatic) To earn [money].
- He pulls in a lot of money.
- (idiomatic, intransitive, of a train) To approach a station.
- Quick! The train's pulling in.
- (idiomatic, nautical) To tighten a sail by pulling on a rope.
- pull in the main sheet
- (UK) A rest stop; a place at the side of a road where drivers can rest.