Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) drag, retarding force (the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid)
- S: (n) drag (something that slows or delays progress) "taxation is a drag on the economy"; "too many laws are a drag on the use of new land"
- S: (n) drag (something tedious and boring) "peeling potatoes is a drag"
- S: (n) drag (clothing that is conventionally worn by the opposite sex (especially women's clothing when worn by a man)) "he went to the party dressed in drag"; "the waitresses looked like missionaries in drag"
- S: (n) puff, drag, pull (a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke)) "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
- S: (n) drag (the act of dragging (pulling with force)) "the drag up the hill exhausted him"
- S: (v) drag (pull, as against a resistance) "He dragged the big suitcase behind him"; "These worries were dragging at him"
- S: (v) haul, hale, cart, drag (draw slowly or heavily) "haul stones"; "haul nets"
- S: (v) embroil, tangle, sweep, sweep up, drag, drag in (force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action) "They were swept up by the events"; "don't drag me into this business"
- S: (v) drag (move slowly and as if with great effort)
- S: (v) drag, trail, get behind, hang back, drop behind, drop back (to lag or linger behind) "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"
- S: (v) puff, drag, draw (suck in or take (air)) "draw a deep breath"; "draw on a cigarette"
- S: (v) drag (use a computer mouse to move icons on the screen and select commands from a menu) "drag this icon to the lower right hand corner of the screen"
- S: (v) scuff, drag (walk without lifting the feet)
- S: (v) dredge, drag (search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost)
- S: (v) drag (persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting) "He dragged me away from the television set"
- S: (v) drag, drag on, drag out (proceed for an extended period of time) "The speech dragged on for two hours"