adjective. ['ˈdrægɪŋ'] marked by a painfully slow and effortful manner.
Words that Rhyme with Dragging
Example sentences of the word dragging
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Scale your box by pressing on the edge and dragging in to change the size, if necessary.
Quotes containing the word dragging
1. Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.
- Stephen Vincent Benet
2. I won't tell you that the world matters nothing, or the world's voice, or the voice of society. They matter a good deal. They matter far too much. But there are moments when one has to choose between living one's own life, fully, entirely, completely—or dragging out some false, shallow, degrading existence that the world in its hypocrisy demands. You have that moment now. Choose!
- Oscar Wilde
3. Walking the stacks in a library, dragging your fingers across the spines -- it's hard not to feel the presence of sleeping spirits.
- Robin Sloan, Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore