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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theydrag into
he/she/itdrags into
present participledragging into
past tensedragged into
past participledragged into
  1. 1
    drag someone into something to start talking about someone who is not connected with what you are discussing

    How dare you drag my mother into this.

  2. 2
    drag someone into something to make someone become involved in a situation when they do not want to

    The US was afraid of being dragged into the war.

See also main entry: drag


a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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