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dragged out

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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.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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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
  • Caught by the collar, and dragged out into the light, he knew death was near now.

    The Free Lances Mayne Reid
  • With characteristic promptitude, Bobby dragged out his hobby, mounted it and was off at a gallop.

    The Dominant Strain Anna Chapin Ray
  • Then they dragged out into the fields the two horses that they had cut open.

    Italian Popular Tales Thomas Frederick Crane
  • 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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