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drag racer


Definition of drag racer

  1. :  a person who races cars at very high speeds over a short distance

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  something used to drag with

    :  a device for dragging under water to detect or obtain objects

    :  something that is dragged, pulled, or drawn along or over a surface: as

  1. :  to draw slowly or heavily :  haul

    :  to cause (as oneself) to move with slowness or difficulty

    :  to cause to trail along a surface

  1. :  of, being, involving, or intended for a person in drag

  1. :  one that races or is used for racing

    :  any of various active American colubrid snakes (genus Coluber and Mastigophis): as

    :  black racer

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to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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