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Drag

n.1.A confection; a comfit; a drug.
v. t.1.To draw slowly or heavily onward; to pull along the ground by main force; to haul; to trail; - applied to drawing heavy or resisting bodies or those inapt for drawing, with labor, along the ground or other surface; as, to drag stone or timber; to drag a net in fishing.
[imp. & p. p. Dragged ; p. pr. & vb. n. Dragging .]
2.To break, as land, by drawing a drag or harrow over it; to harrow; to draw a drag along the bottom of, as a stream or other water; hence, to search, as by means of a drag.
3.To draw along, as something burdensome; hence, to pass in pain or with difficulty.
To drag an anchor
(Naut.) to trail it along the bottom when the anchor will not hold the ship.
v. i.1.To be drawn along, as a rope or dress, on the ground; to trail; to be moved onward along the ground, or along the bottom of the sea, as an anchor that does not hold.
2.To move onward heavily, laboriously, or slowly; to advance with weary effort; to go on lingeringly.
3.To serve as a clog or hindrance; to hold back.
4.To fish with a dragnet.
n.1.The act of dragging; anything which is dragged.
2.A net, or an apparatus, to be drawn along the bottom under water, as in fishing, searching for drowned persons, etc.
3.A kind of sledge for conveying heavy bodies; also, a kind of low car or handcart; as, a stone drag.
4.A heavy coach with seats on top; also, a heavy carriage.
5.A heavy harrow, for breaking up ground.
6.Anything towed in the water to retard a ship's progress, or to keep her head up to the wind; esp., a canvas bag with a hooped mouth, so used. See Drag sail (below).
My lectures were only a pleasure to me, and no drag.
- J. D. Forbes.
7.Motion affected with slowness and difficulty, as if clogged.
8.(Founding) The bottom part of a flask or mold, the upper part being the cope.
9.(Masonry) A steel instrument for completing the dressing of soft stone.
10.(Marine Engin.) The difference between the speed of a screw steamer under sail and that of the screw when the ship outruns the screw; or between the propulsive effects of the different floats of a paddle wheel. See Citation under Drag, v. i., 3.
Drag sail
(Naut.) a sail or canvas rigged on a stout frame, to be dragged by a vessel through the water in order to keep her head to the wind or to prevent drifting; - called also drift sail, drag sheet, drag anchor, sea anchor, floating anchor, etc.
Drag twist
(Mining) a spiral hook at the end of a rod for cleaning drilled holes.
Noun1.drag - the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid
Synonyms: retarding force
2.drag - something that slows or delays progress; "taxation is a drag on the economy"; "too many laws are a drag on the use of new land"
3.drag - something tedious and boring; "peeling potatoes is a drag"
4.drag - clothing that is conventionally worn by the opposite sex (especially women's clothing when worn by a man); "he went to the party dressed in drag"; "the waitresses looked like missionaries in drag"
5.drag - 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"
Synonyms: pull, puff
6.drag - the act of dragging (pulling with force); "the drag up the hill exhausted him"
Verb1.drag - pull, as against a resistance; "He dragged the big suitcase behind him"; "These worries were dragging at him"
2.drag - draw slowly or heavily; "haul stones"; "haul nets"
Synonyms: cart, haul, hale
3.drag - 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"
4.drag - move slowly and as if with great effort
5.drag - to lag or linger behind; "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"
6.drag - suck in or take (air); "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"
Synonyms: puff, draw
7.drag - 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"
8.drag - walk without lifting the feet
Synonyms: scuff
9.drag - search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost
Synonyms: dredge
10.drag - persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting; "He dragged me away from the television set"
11.drag - proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
Synonyms: drag on, drag out
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