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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of dragging (pulling with force).
  2. A slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke).
  3. Clothing that is conventionally worn by the opposite sex (especially women's clothing when worn by a man).
  4. Something tedious and boring.
  5. Something that slows or delays progress.
  6. The phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid.
(动) As a verb
  1. Proceed for an extended period of time.
  2. Persuade to come away from something attractive or interesting.
  3. Suck in or take (air).
  4. Search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost.
  5. Pull, as against a resistance.
  6. Draw slowly or heavily.
  7. Walk without lifting the feet.
  8. To lag or linger behind.
  9. Move slowly and as if with great effort.
  10. Use a computer mouse to move icons on the screen and select commands from a menu.
  11. Force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action.
Part of Speech(名) noun
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拖累tuōlěito encumber; to be a burden on; to implicate
拖拉tuōlāto drag along; to haul; (fig.) to procrastinate; shilly-shallying; sluggish; (computing) drag and drop; (loanword) tola, unit of weight, approx. 11.664 grams
强拉qiǎnglāto drag (somebody) along (to a place); to yank
拉扯lāchěto drag; to pull; to raise a child (through difficulties); to help; to support; to drag in; to chat
拖行tuōxíngto drag; to tow
to drag; to haul
, (Tw)to drag; to pull
tuōto drag; to tow; to trail; to hang down; to mop (the floor); to delay; to drag on
to pull; to drag; to join together; oar
拖拽tuōyèto pull; to drag; to haul
拖曳tuōyèto pull; to drag; to haul
hénto pull; to drag; to stop
to pull; to drag; to earn (money)
(same as ) to take a rubbing of an inscription on stone, etc., (same as ) to pull; to drag; to hold, to beat; to strike; to attack, (same as ) to break; to destroy; to smash
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