English version

pull for somebody/something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpull for somebody/something phrasal verbinformal to encourage a person or team to succeed The crowd were pulling for me to do well. pull→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
pull for Repeat 5 times, holding each pull for 1 second.The horse pulls for a variety of reasons.Anybody pulling for Brown to rock the house was sadly disappointed.Lamb rampaged to 50 with a six and a pull for four in the same Su'a over.Maps often have that emotional and aesthetic pull for me.Another pull for ten minutes or so brought me up on to the summit, where I sat down to have my lunch.My lungs pull for the thick plastic air like getting it through a pinhole.Every single trade pulls for their own basket.
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Verb table
pull
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypull
he, she, itpulls
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypulled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave pulled
he, she, ithas pulled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad pulled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill pull
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have pulled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam pulling
he, she, itis pulling
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you, we, theyare pulling
Past
I, he, she, itwas pulling
you, we, theywere pulling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been pulling
he, she, ithas been pulling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been pulling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be pulling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been pulling
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