drag into - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
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