drag away

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drag something away (from something )

 and drag something away
to push or pull something away from something or some place. He dragged the sofa away from the wall so he could clean behind it. He had to drag away the sofa in order to plug in the lamp. We worked together to drag it away.
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George Ani, a driver in Port Harcourt, said he saw more than 10 people go into the Goodfellas club and drag away a group of foreigners.
Police were called to Clovenstone Park in Wester Hailes after residents reported seeing the stolen Leyland van crash at about 6am and two men trying to drag away a safe.