[poo l-awf, -of]
- an act of pulling off: The inn is well worth a pull-off from the Interstate.
- a rest area at the side of a road where vehicles may park.
Origin of pull-off
First recorded in 1855–60; noun use of verb phrase pull off
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Historical Examples of pull-off
Most of the modern work reveals a tiny blue dot at the pull-off of the fine hair brush or pencil.Chats on Oriental China
J. F. Blacker