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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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