Drag on - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdræɡ ɑːn|
Brit.  |dræɡ ɒn|

verb

- last unnecessarily long
- proceed for an extended period of time (syn: drag)

Examples

He took a long drag on the cigarette.

...if there's too much sag in the rod, the curtains will drag on the floor...

She took a long drag on her cigarette.

Frank took a drag on his cigarette.

Any slowdown in the economy is going to be a drag on the President's re-election campaign.

There's no profit in letting meetings drag on.

taxation is a drag on the economy

too many laws are a drag on the use of new land

he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly

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