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drag

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1 someone or something boring

  • that lecture was such a drag that half of the audience fell asleep
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blast, gas [slang], kick, rush, upper

2 a passage cleared for public vehicular travel

  • the main drag in town
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4 the portion of a serving of a beverage that is swallowed at one time

  • took a deep drag of tequila before speaking his piece
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5 a person who spoils the pleasure of others

  • the teenager was mortified to be seen in public with such drags—her parents
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6 clothing chosen as appropriate for a specific situation

  • they attended the Renaissance fair in medieval drag
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drag

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1 to cause to follow by applying steady force on

  • the deliveryman dragged the barrels over against the wall
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2 to move or act slowly

  • one of the climbers was beginning to drag
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drag one's feet (also drag one's heels), drop behind, fall behind, hang fire, mark time, take one's time

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3 to move slowly

  • the play dragged and seemed to take forever to get to its predictable conclusion
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fly, race, speed, whiz (or whizz), zip



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