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Synonyms for drag

go slowly

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drag something in

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drag yourself

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Synonyms for drag

to exert force so as to move (something) toward the source of the force

to hang or cause to hang down and be pulled along behind

to advance slowly

to go or move slowly so that progress is hindered

the act of drawing or pulling a load

an inhalation, as of a cigar, pipe, or cigarette

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the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid

something that slows or delays progress

something tedious and boring

clothing that is conventionally worn by the opposite sex (especially women's clothing when worn by a man)

a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)

the act of dragging (pulling with force)

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draw slowly or heavily

force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action

move slowly and as if with great effort

suck in or take (air)

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use a computer mouse to move icons on the screen and select commands from a menu

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walk without lifting the feet

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search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost

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persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting

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proceed for an extended period of time

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In the end, the tax defeated itself, dragging down the real estate industry with it.
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Dragging down the stock market were investors' jitters about the settlement of the Daewoo Group's liquidity problem.
A bunch of cold atoms are dragging down light's speedy reputation.
5 Mbps, leaving 97 percent of the network link unused while severely dragging down data transfer times.
Also dragging down Amgen shares, sales of Enbrel are expected to come in at the low end or below Amgen's forecast of $750 million to $800 million for 2002, said Bider.