see like pulling teeth.
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He observes the bodies floating away on the river, pulling on his cigarette with a sneer.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Pulling oil from the tar sands is costly, even more so when you tack transportation costs on top.
I took out my knife, my Ka-Bar, and knocked his teeth out, but they fell into his throat.
And more than anything, I wanted a souvenir for my father, so I rolled him back, and he had gold teeth.
GOP leaders refused; they saw that Duke was pulling blue-collar Democrats to the party.
He thrust his tiny tuft of beard between his teeth—a trick he had when perplexed or thoughtful.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Jean grinned and dribbled self-consciously, and showed his two little teeth to the proudest father in the world.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
"So that is Jim Poindexter, the bloody villain," muttered the boy between his set teeth, and nervously fingering his revolver.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Our beloved Queen had drawn the teeth of the Turkish counter-attack on our extreme left.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
They would never connive at this second sowing of the dragon's teeth of Cadmus.