What does the word haul mean?

Usage examples for haul

  1. We was paid for to haul; and haul we did, according to superior orders. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  2. Who's to haul up? – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  3. " Ease him then, sir, and take it easy," said Dick; " tire him quite out, and then haul in quickly." – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn