Definitions for "Drag"
To draw slowly or heavily onward; to pull along the ground by main force; to haul; to trail; -- applied to drawing heavy or resisting bodies or those inapt for drawing, with labor, along the ground or other surface; as, to drag stone or timber; to drag a net in fishing.
To be drawn along, as a rope or dress, on the ground; to trail; to be moved onward along the ground, or along the bottom of the sea, as an anchor that does not hold.
To move onward heavily, laboriously, or slowly; to advance with weary effort; to go on lingeringly.
Keywords:  unnatural, reel, caddis, drowned, spool
To fish with a dragnet.
A net, or an apparatus, to be drawn along the bottom under water, as in fishing, searching for drowned persons, etc.
(1) Term used to describe on fly that is not drag free or dead drifting (not drifting with the natural speed and direction of the current.) Drag is usually bad, though at times useful (such as imitating the actions of the adult caddis or when swinging a fly). (2) Resistance applied to the reel spool to prevent it from turning faster than the line leaving the spool (used in playing larger fish). When this type of drag comes into play, it's a good thing. It just means it's game time.
A steel instrument for completing the dressing of soft stone.
Originally used ( I ) in Shakespeare's Globe Theatre to mean DRessed As Girl, referring to male actors playing female roles. Now (2) mainly used by gender benders and cross-dressers of both directions to mean "in women's clothes". Less frequently used, Drab means DRessed As Boy.
Wearing the clothing of another gender, often exaggerating stereotypical characteristics of that gender.
Keywords:  flask, cope, mold, bottom, foundry
The bottom part of a flask or mold, the upper part being the cope.
A rectangular iron flask that is placed under the cope that holds the plaster model in the sand.
The bottom half of a mold used to make castings in a foundry.
To break, as land, by drawing a drag or harrow over it; to harrow; to draw a drag along the bottom of, as a stream or other water; hence, to search, as by means of a drag.
To draw along, as something burdensome; hence, to pass in pain or with difficulty.
A heavy harrow, for breaking up ground.
Register trouble when the dot is enlarged toward the back (nongripper edge) of the sheet. See slur.
Register trouble, in lithographic printing, when the dot is enlarged toward the back (non-gripper end) of the sheet. Also called Draw. Term for a slur.
Keywords:  scent, mink, hare, impregnated, fox
The scent left behind by a mink or hare.
A trail prepared by dragging along the ground a bag impregnated (usually) with animal scent.
The scent line left by a fox when it returns to its bed after a night's hunting on its own account.
Something depressing
something tedious and boring; "peeling potatoes is a drag"
search (as the bottom of a body of water) for something valuable or lost
A route where the receiver runs downfield and breaks in towards the center of the field on a 90 degree angle. The opposite of an out. Not to be confused with Nathan Lane's character in "The Birdcage".
A Drag route is a pattern run by a receiver in American Football, where the receiver runs only a couple yards in front of, and parallel to, the line of scrimmage towards the center of the field from his initial position. This type of route is relatively safe and is thrown to an agile receiver who can make a play after the catch. Alternatively, a Drag route may be used as a second option if the principal receiver on a play is covered.
Sometimes during low water you will have to drag the canoe over logs and sandbars. This usually happens on the Zolfo Springs to Gardner stretch during spring or if the water is 12" below normal or more. Usually one person or both people have to get out of the canoe.
drag shot: A shot played over a large distance but with much backspin, often utilized when delicate contact between cue ball and object ball is required. The backspin, or drag, helps to nullify the effects of any deviations in the table surface that may cause the cue ball to wander off course when played at low speed.
In percussion, a drag consists of two consecutive notes played by the same hand (either RR or LL). This is similar to the Diddle, except that by convention diddles are played the same speed as the context in which they are placed, where drags are played at twice the speed as the context in which they are placed.
The difference between the speed of a screw steamer under sail and that of the screw when the ship outruns the screw; or between the propulsive effects of the different floats of a paddle wheel. See Citation under Drag, v. i., 3.
Keywords:  comfit, confection, drug
A confection; a comfit; a drug.
Keywords:  pun, lang, solo, album, fourth
Drag is the fourth solo album by k.d. lang, released in 1997 (see 1997 in music). The cover is only a visual pun; the album actually features a smoking motif.
Keywords:  waterline, fore, aft, drafts, forward
The designed excess of draft aft over that forward when fore and aft drafts are measured from the designed waterline.
A drag is a theatrical type of dance movement in which the follower is scooted along the floor surface by the leader. The leader may effect the drag either through leverage or through compression. See 'Definitions of Dance Terms' video
Being pulled by the parachute while being on the ground. Can easily damage your rig, so don't get dragged.
Friction created when a climbing rope passes through multiple pieces of protection, especially if they are not in a straight line up the route. Can pull a lead climber off balance.
Drain valve Drilling fluid
Occurs when a valve does not close completely after popping and remains partly open until the pressure is further reduced. ( 055)
A situation in which the valve remains partially open after popping until the pressure further decreases.
Keywords:  amazing, tool, simple
an amazing simple tool
Keywords:  linger, lag, behind, still, areas
to lag or linger behind; "But in so many other areas we still are dragging"
crossdressing, especially in public or in a performance. Drag queen, drag king.
Drag is the unfortunate result of inadequate adjustment of the cutting parameters: too fast, or too low temperature of the wire. This results in a rounding of the sharp cutting angles.
Keywords:  rag, brush, glaze, linear, painting
A decorative painting technique where a brush or a rag is dragged through a glaze to produce a linear pattern.
Keywords:  serrated, medium, stone, soft, tool
serrated tool for finishing soft to medium stone surfaces.
Keywords:  anything, lost, bottom, bag, net
The act of dragging; anything which is dragged.
A machine with a bag net, used for dragging on the bottom for anything lost.
Keywords:  verb, noun, spirits, depress, lowers
as a verb, to depress; as a noun, one who lowers another's spirits.
Keywords:  drum, master, glossary
Drum Master Glossary E Drum Master Glossary F
Keywords:  rider, hang, column, ride, end
To hang back. Also, at the end of a column of riders, to "ride drag" or be a "drag rider."
Keywords:  walk, lifting, feet
walk without lifting the feet
Keywords:  signify, pot, owed, separated, player
Money separated from a pot to signify the amount owed by a player (Light).
A farm implement for light soil preparation.
Keywords:  slide, step, see
proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
Keywords:  destination, lead, low
lead EA low to destination
Keywords:  diamond, see
See Diamond Drag.
Keywords:  blue, red
i.e., red dragons, blue dragons, etc.
Keywords:  distance, projected, ends, line, two
The projected distance between the two ends of a drag line.