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drag sb away

informal
phrasal verb with drag uk   us   /dræɡ/ verb (-gg-)
to make someone ​leave a ​place or ​stop doing what they are doing so that they can go ​somewhereelse or do something ​else: I'm ​ready to go ​home now, but I don't ​want to ​drag you away if you're ​enjoying yourself. I'll ​bring Tom, if I can ​drag him away from the TV.
(Definition of drag sb away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drag sb away”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拉走某人(去干别的事情)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拉走某人(去幹別的事情)…
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