Tract words

bucivano's version from 2018-03-12 17:46


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DistractTo pull a person’s attention in another direction.
RetractionA statement or promise that is pulled back or taken back.
AttractTo pull into something; to pull into oneself.
TractionA pull to the arm or leg muscles to bring a bone back into place when it is dislocated or fractured.
ContractTo pull together to make smaller in size or bulk; to pull inward; opposite of “expand”.
ProtractTo pull out; to make something take longer; to prolong.
AbstractPulled away from direct relation to anything; impersonal as in attitude or views.
SubtractTo pull some out, therefore having less left over.
TractorA powerful vehicle that pulls farm machines and hauls heavy loads.
ExtractTo pull out by force.