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English definition of “drag sb down”

drag sb down

UK phrasal verb with drag
 
 
/dræɡ/ verb (present participle dragging, past tense and past participle dragged)
If an unpleasant situation drags someone down, it makes them feel unhappy or sick.Making people sad, shocked and upset
(Definition of drag sb down from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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