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Princeton's WordNet

  1. draggingadjective

    marked by a painfully slow and effortful manner

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

Wiktionary

  1. draggingnoun

    An instance of something being dragged.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dragging

    of Drag

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. dragging

    An old word for dredging.

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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. Dependra Pathak:

    So, he came back to the boat swimming. He did not come back on the 17th ; the fishermen later saw the tribespeople dragging his body around.

  2. Hoshyar Zebari:

    Prime Minister (Haider) al-Abadi kept dragging his heels. Every time we raised this issue with him, he said, 'Let’s wait until military operations are over', a whole city is being decimated. Look how much the government is contributing, as if they don’t care.

  3. Erik Parker:

    I can see where somebody like Bubba Wallace, Bubba Wallace was trying in Bubba Wallace mind to move on to the next day, Bubba Wallace's already gone past that, so getting Bubba Wallace back, it always felt like dragging Bubba Wallace back to the past, while Bubba Wallace's running to the future. It wasn't all easy, but it was an important endeavor.

  4. Patrick Kanner:

    We know very well that FIFA's ethics committee has been very close to the former managers, notably Sepp Blatter ... who is perhaps dragging down with him the man he expected to be his successor but who was not always the man he wanted to see take his place, i regret this because Michel Platini is in a sense being hounded. Was he able to defend himself under fair conditions? I'm not convinced.

  5. Researcher Lee Woods:

    It's either 6 toes, which is a deformity, or it's a hand, and that's the knuckles, researcher Lee Woods's knuckle-dragging.

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