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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pull off

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 pull off
      v 1: pull or pull out sharply; "pluck the flowers off the bush"
           [syn: pluck, tweak, pick off]
      2: cause to withdraw; "We pulled this firm off the project
         because they overcharged"
      3: be successful; achieve a goal; "She succeeded in persuading
         us all"; "I managed to carry the box upstairs"; "She
         pulled it off, even though we never thought her capable of
         it"; "The pianist negociated the difficult runs" [syn: negociate,
          bring off, carry off, manage] [ant: fail]
      4: remove by drawing or pulling; "She placed the tray down and
         drew off the cloth"; "draw away the cloth that is covering
         the cheese" [syn: draw off, draw away]