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English definition of “bog down someone/something”

bog down someone/something

 /ˈbɑɡˈdɑʊn, ˈbɔɡ-/ (-gg-) phrasal verb with bog verb
to prevent someone or something from moving on or progressing : He's a big-picture leader and doesn't get bogged down in the details .
(Definition of bog down someone/something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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