1. [ verb ] straighten oneself
Synonyms: straighten_up pull_up

"He drew himself up when he talked to his superior"

Related terms: rise chin-up
2. [ verb ] form or arrange in order or formation, as of a body of soldiers
Related terms: form
3. [ verb ] draw up the plans or basic details for
Synonyms: frame compose outline

"frame a policy"

Related terms: plan framer
4. [ verb ] cause to stop; as of vehicles
Synonyms: pull_up

"He pulled up the car in front of the hotel"

Related terms: stop driving
5. [ verb ] as of vehicles or their riders
Synonyms: pull_up haul_up

"The Rolls pulled up on pour front lawn" "The chauffeur hauled up in front of us"

Related terms: stop driving
Similar spelling:   dry_up