drag out


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Verb1.drag out - last unnecessarily long
last, endure - persist for a specified period of time; "The bad weather lasted for three days"
2.drag out - proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
proceed, go - follow a certain course; "The inauguration went well"; "how did your interview go?"
Translations

w>drag out

vt sep
meeting, discussion etcin die Länge ziehen
(= extract) eventually I had to drag it out of himschließlich musste ich es ihm aus der Nase ziehen (inf)
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Having been there--the 1970s--I recall the knockdown drag outs about the use of double- or single-action modes for marksmanship like in the PPC course or in long-range shooting applications or for surgical work like hostages.
Having been there--the 1970s--I recall the knockdown drag outs about the use of double or single action modes for marksmanship like in the PPC course or in long-range shooting applications or for surgical work like hostages.