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dragging

adjective

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dragging

verb
present participle of drag

Synonyms & Antonyms of dragging (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to follow by applying steady force on
  • the deliveryman dragged the barrels over against the wall

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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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“Dragging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dragging. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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