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noun drag pronunciation in British English /dræɡ/
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  1. 1
    [singular] informal something or someone that is boring or causes small annoying problems
    Work is a real drag at the moment.
    I’m sorry to be a drag, but could you check this again?
    It’s such a drag having to get two buses to school.
  2. 2
    [singular] something that makes something else develop or progress more slowly
    drag on: High interest rates are a drag on the housing market.
  3. 3
    [uncountable] womens clothes worn by a man or mens clothes worn by a woman, usually as part of an entertainment
    a drag artiste/act/show
    in drag: They went out in drag to raise money for charity.
  4. 4
    [countable] an act of breathing in smoke from a cigarette
    He took a quick drag on his cigarette then spoke.


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