Get Your Premium Membership

Drag

Definition

[n] the act of dragging (pulling with force); "the drag up the hill exhausted him"
[n] a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
[n] the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid
[v] proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
[v] persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting; "He dragged me away from the television set"
[v] suck in or take, as of air; "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"
[v] pull, as against a resistance; "He dragged the big suitcase behind him"; "These worries were dragging at him"
[v] search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost
[v] draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
[v] walk without lifting the feet
[v] to lag or linger behind; "But in so many other areas we still are dragging."
[v] move slowly and as if with great effort
[v] use a computer mouse to move icons on the screen and select commands from a menu; "drag this icon to the lower right hand corner of the screen"
[v] force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action; "They were swept up by the events"; "don't drag me into this business"

Related Information

More Drag Links

  • See poems containing the word: Drag.
  • See quotes containing the word: Drag.
  • How many syllables are in Drag.
  • What rhymes with Drag?