Explicație drag în Dicționarul Englez Englez

drag

(drag )

substantiv
the act of dragging (pulling with force)
"the drag up the hill exhausted him"

substantiv
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"

substantiv
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"

substantiv
something tedious and boring
"peeling potatoes is a drag"

substantiv
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"

substantiv
the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid
verb
proceed for an extended period of time
"The speech dragged on for two hours"

verb
persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting
"He dragged me away from the television set"

verb
suck in or take (air)
"draw a deep breath"
"draw on a cigarette"

verb
search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost
verb
pull, as against a resistance
"He dragged the big suitcase behind him"
"These worries were dragging at him"

verb
draw slowly or heavily
"haul stones"
"haul nets"

verb
walk without lifting the feet
verb
to lag or linger behind
"But in so many other areas we still are dragging"

verb
move slowly and as if with great effort
verb
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"

verb
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"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) puff, pull
(verb) cart, draw, dredge, embroil, hale, haul, sweep, tangle, trail