What does dragging mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dragging(adj)

    marked by a painfully slow and effortful manner

    "it was a strange dragging approach"; "years of dragging war"

Wiktionary

  1. dragging(Noun)

    An instance of something being dragged.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dragging

    of Drag

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. dragging

    An old word for dredging.

How to pronounce dragging?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say dragging in sign language?

  1. dragging

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dragging in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dragging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of dragging in a Sentence

  1. Ashraf Ali Mahmoud:

    Foot-dragging in implementing security measures paves the way for hardliners to carry out such attacks.

  2. James McGlew:

    The China-U.S. trade war and the Hong Kong protest are combining to cast a negative pall on Asian markets today, hong Kong protests have been dragging on for a while and the view from the financial world is that it's really starting to bite now. The further this drags on it's certainly going to be very negative.

  3. Jerry Nadler:

    They're dragging their feet on a date.

  4. Brendan Duffy:

    The definition of mental fatigue is the body dragging the brain to the finish line!

  5. David Fink:

    Every single state has a prescription drug monitoring program or has implemented legislation. We say' implemented legislation' because Missouri has been dragging their feet. They have implemented legislation and will hopefully be enacting it next year.

Images & Illustrations of dragging

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