drag on, drag out(verb)
last unnecessarily long
drag, drag on, drag out(verb)
proceed for an extended period of time
"The speech dragged on for two hours"
To extend or lengthen excessively.
To haul or bring out forcefully or as though with force.
The numerical value of drag out in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of drag out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This is not something that should drag out.
Rather than drag out this political charade into 2016 and selectively leak portions of a closed-door interview, the Committee should schedule the public hearing, make her records public and re-focus its efforts on the attacks in Benghazi.
Sometimes you get into the thick of an investigation and you get a question answered that breeds three more questions, especially in a high-profile matter like this, where there are a lot of strong feelings on both sides, once you've started down this road sometimes it can drag out.
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