main drag


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main drag

n. Slang
The principal street of a city or town.

main′ drag′


n.
Slang. the main street of a town.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.main drag - the main street of a town or citymain drag - the main street of a town or city  
high street, main street - street that serves as a principal thoroughfare for traffic in a town
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
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Its main drag - all of two blocks long is lined with small businesses, which depends on tourists who come to bike on quiet mountain roads, birdwatch, and hike the close by Arizona Trail.
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Abu Dhabi: There are tentative signs that Saudi Arabia's economic slowdown may have bottomed out in the second quarter after the oil-rich country's economy slowed sharply in the first quarter this year with oil sector being the main drag on growth, Capital Economics said in a report yesterday.
But it said its Irish business and unfavourable currency rates had been the main drag on revenues.
buzzing and a woman sitting along the main drag lunges for a half-empty
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Small towns and villages were the main drag, but urban households were less optimistic about their income too, according to the National Statistical Institute (NSI).
Williams, it turns out, is no stranger to the Safari, a 55-room, $129-a-night, two-story inn with a terrific faux-African neon sign, located on a main drag near the Media District.