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drag

1. noun A person, thing, or task that is tedious or boring. In this usage, the term is almost always used singularly and preceded by "a." I don't know who invited this guy to the party. He is a such a drag! I know cleaning out the garage is a drag, but it has to be done.
2. noun A street, typically the most prominent street in a small town, often one where businesses, shops, restaurants, etc. are located. We're going to walk down to the main drag and do some shopping for a while. The main drag where I grew up had one traffic light, one gas station, and one diner.
3. noun An instance of inhaling smoke from a cigarette or something else being smoked. Every time you take a drag, you're inhaling dozens of different toxic chemicals.
4. noun The clothing or ensemble worn by one dressing as a member of a different gender, especially in an exaggerated way as part of a performance (e.g. that of a drag queen). I was a little nervous the first time I performed in drag, but I got a great response from the crowd.
5. noun, dated slang The person accompanying one on a date, typically a girl or woman. I heard you're Johnny's drag for the prom.
6. noun, dated slang A dance. I heard you're Johnny's date to the drag tonight.
7. verb To inhale smoke from a cigarette or something else being smoked. Every time you drag on a cigarette, you're inhaling dozens of different toxic chemicals.
8. verb, slang To mock, ridicule, or mistreat. He's getting dragged pretty hard on Twitter today for what he said during that interview.

dragged

Mocked, ridiculed, or mistreated by someone or something. Ugh, dragged by my tarot cards once again—looks like the universe doesn't have anything good in store for me! Dude, if you post that picture on Twitter, you're definitely going to get dragged.
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dragged

mod. anxious or frightened after smoking marijuana. (Drugs.) The kid was dragged. You could tell he didn’t have much experience with the real world.
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Taking a break from wowing audiences with its summer show, Boulevard hosted the second Dragged Through The Generations fundraiser, uniting faces from the North East drag circuit's past and present.
Kicking things off with gay anthem Rain on My Parade, Boulevard's own diva Miss Rory paved the way for a stellar set of well-known acts, all aiming to bring a generous helping of fabulous to the stage.Pardon the cliche but Dragged Through The Generations really did have something for everyone.
Taking a break from wowing audiences with its Summer Show, Boulevard hosted the second Dragged Through The Generations fundraiser, uniting well known faces from the North East drag circuit's past and present.
Sometimes, that discussion is ended a little prematurely; it is worth spending a little time exploring whether there may be a compromise solution acceptable to all parties, which may mitigate, although not completely eliminate, the risk that business owners are dragged along against their will.
I dragged a lot of acres with that harrow while I was a young man.
1 : to pull slowly or heavily <I dragged my trunk across the room.>
2 : to move with slowness or difficulty <She dragged herself out of bed.>
I selected the range U1:U2 and dragged the Fill Handle.
The theory prediets that the two satellites LAGEOS and LAGEOS2 should be dragged about 2 meters in the direction of Earth's rotation as they orbit.
In fact, it was filmed in San Antonio, Texas, during the trial of three racists who tethered a black man to their pickup and dragged him to his death.