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drag sth out of sb

phrasal verb with drag uk   us   /dræɡ/ verb (-gg-)
to ​force someone to say something, ​especially when they do not ​want to: You never ​tell me how you ​feel - I always have to ​drag it out of you.
(Definition of drag sth out of sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drag sth out of sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 硬逼某人说出…
in Chinese (Traditional) 硬逼某人說出…
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