Meaning of “bog down someone/something” in the English Dictionary


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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)