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drag on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drag on, drag outverb

    last unnecessarily long

  2. drag, drag on, drag outverb

    proceed for an extended period of time

    "The speech dragged on for two hours"

Wiktionary

  1. drag onverb

    to last too long

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Numerology

  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

Examples of drag on in a Sentence

  1. Nancy Pelosi:

    White House doesn't have to drag on, we're in court on many of these cases whether it's the President's taxes, his bank accounts, his accounting emoluments, postal of other things. I think this probably would be done before the courts.

  2. Bruce Klingner:

    Unfortunately it seems like this just could drag on.

  3. Tarek Megerisi:

    This war could drag on for a long time. Both sides remain confident, have men in reserves and friends capable of re-arming them.

  4. Brother Colm O'Connell:

    If Kenya wants to really move into the Olympics with a clear conscience and with global credibility, then ... better testing and monitoring of our athletes has to be put in place immediately, if this scenario is going to drag on until Rio, then of course (a cloud) is going to hang over Rio as well.

  5. Massimo Baggiani:

    I don't think the Paris events will touch the market and the economy on the whole. There is no more a tendency to panic in the wake of such attacks, certainly there will be a decline in tourism and hospitality activity for a few days. But I don't expect this to drag on into Christmas.

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