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Adjective
Moving at a slow pace
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“The minor disruptions students cause during your lesson might be due to a dragging pace that leaves them with too much time on their brains.”
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Tiresome and monotonous
“We wanted to maintain a theatrical narrative to prevent it from becoming a dragging monologue.”
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Having a great duration or lasting a long period of time
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“We were given a dragging lecture about how students need complete peace and quiet to study, and that the library was made for that purpose.”
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Chronic
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Monotonous
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Causing one to feel bored
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Feeling tired, fatigued or weary
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Pitifully sad and abandoned or lonely
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Not having or showing good health
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Draft or draught
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Present participle for to pull or drag along through the application of steady force
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“First I was chilled, then hot, then so weak I could barely pull myself out to drag our boat over sand shallows.”
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Present participle for to move or act at a slow speed
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“Other people might know more than the tender about Meyin, and he planned to ask around, but he knew that the next nine and a half hours would drag by excruciatingly slowly.”
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Present participle for to move forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground
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Present participle for walk doggedly and slowly with heavy steps
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Present participle for to scrape against a surface, usually noisily
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Present participle for fish
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Present participle for to breathe in (air, gas, smoke, etc.)
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Present participle for to subject (a place, text, etc.) to a thorough search in order to locate something
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Present participle for breathe in repeated short gasps
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Present participle for to move through the water in a boat using oars or paddles
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Present participle for to decrease in number, amount, intensity, or quality
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Present participle for to engage in activity with a person unwilling or unable to give consent
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Present participle for to make emotionally sad or depressed
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Present participle for to accompany and look after or supervise
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Present participle for to apply great and continuous effort
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Present participle for to make longer, especially a time period
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Present participle for remove or take out, especially by effort or force
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Present participle for chase for killing
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Present participle for search determinedly for someone or something
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Present participle for to attract or lure by temptation
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Present participle for to operate and control the direction and speed of a motor vehicle
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Present participle for to take the life of
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Present participle for to move across or through a given point
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