drag one's ass

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drag (one's) ass

1. To deliberately work or perform slowly, sluggishly, or reluctantly; to idle rather than perform one's work or duties. Stop dragging your ass on that assignment, I need it finished by 3 o'clock. I'm so bored with work that I find myself dragging ass every day in the office.
2. To leave or depart from a place. You'd better drag your ass outta here before I get even more upset. It's the cops, we'd better drag ass!
See also: ass, drag

drag one's ass

1. Also, drag ass or drag it or drag tail. Leave, depart, as in I'm dragging my ass out of this place, or It's really late, let's drag ass! [ Vulgar slang; 1920s]
2. Also, drag one's tail. Move or act with deliberate slowness, as in Hurry up, stop dragging your tail. [ Vulgar slang; c. 1930] For a more polite synonym, see drag one's feet.
See also: ass, drag
References in classic literature ?
Two or three people, your husband among them, understand all the importance of the thing, but the others simply drag it down.
What's drag IT'S funny best nights hardest, my successor I'm sure title It's like having two brains at once because you're thinking as yourself as the artist and also as the persona you've created so you're kind of splitting your attention at all times.
"When I do drag it's kind of a confidence booster and it's something to make me feel proud of myself," Cooley said.
A polished motorway cruiser, once the car is off the main drag it's up to the driver to dictate how the ST will behave.
* 0ffice: To quickly remove a toolbar icon, hold down the Alt key as you click on the icon and then drag it off the toolbar.
An easy way to resize an object, other than evoking Format AutoShapes, is to click on any handle and drag it to the desired size.
(That sequence is caned drag and drop.) If you want to remove a button from the toolbar, just drag it out.