drag down

phrasal verb
dragged down; dragging down; drags down

Definition of drag down

1 : to force (someone) into a bad situation or condition We cannot let our enemies drag us down to their level.
2 : to make (someone) unhappy You can't let her bad moods drag you down.
3 : to make (something) lower in amount or quality High energy costs are dragging down profits.

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“Drag down.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drag%20down. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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