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Definition of Haul

Haul

  1. To pull or draw with force; to drag.
  2. To transport by drawing, as with horses or oxen; as, to haul logs to a sawmill.
  3. To change the direction of a ship by hauling the wind. See under Haul, v. t.
  4. To pull apart, as oxen sometimes do when yoked.
  5. A pulling with force; a violent pull.
  6. A single draught of a net; as, to catch a hundred fish at a haul.
  7. That which is caught, taken, or gained at once, as by hauling a net.
  8. Transportation by hauling; the distance through which anything is hauled, as freight in a railroad car; as, a long haul or short haul.
  9. A bundle of about four hundred threads, to be tarred.
More "Haul" Quotations

Haul Translations

haul in Afrikaans is trek
haul in Dutch is trekken
haul in French is manipuler, tirage
haul in German is transportieren, ziehen, schleppen
haul in Italian is estrassi
haul in Norwegian is fangst, frakt, hale, dra, rykk, kast
haul in Portuguese is puxar, transporte
haul in Swedish is dra, hala, notvarp