What does drag on mean?

Definitions for drag on

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word drag on.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drag on, drag out(verb)

    last unnecessarily long

  2. drag, drag on, drag out(verb)

    proceed for an extended period of time

    "The speech dragged on for two hours"


  1. drag on(Verb)

    to last too long


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of drag on in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of drag on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Kelly:

    It's clearly a drag on corporate profits.

  2. Washington Post:

    Donald Trump rolls on in a race that could drag on.

  3. Kaoru Kato:

    We want to make a profit by the next financial year but it (losses) may drag on until FY2016.

  4. John Ing:

    Energy shares are still vulnerable. I don't think they've shown signs of bottoming yet, this is going to drag on.

  5. Ian Ivory:

    Russia is another classic example that will feel the pain, and China will be a further negative drag on the Russian economy.

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