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dragged out

adjective phrase

Exhausted; beat: I feel awful dragged out today (1831+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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  • How many have dragged out a miserable existence by ill choice of a calling!

    The Funny Side of Physic A. D. Crabtre
  • Both are dragged out of their course by the furious impulses of desire.

    Phaedrus Plato
  • With characteristic promptitude, Bobby dragged out his hobby, mounted it and was off at a gallop.

    The Dominant Strain Anna Chapin Ray
  • They crossed the channel, and dragged out the great life-boat from its house.

  • Then Jimmie was propelled headlong into the room, where he landed squarely on top of the drowsy boy he had dragged out of bed.

    Boy Scouts in the Philippines G. Harvey Ralphson

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