a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
have a desire for something or someone who is not present; "She ached for a cigarette"; "I am pining for my lover"
feel physical pain; "Were you hurting after the accident?"
be the source of pain
force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action; "They were swept up by the events"; "don't drag me into this business"
the act of dragging (pulling with force); "the drag up the hill exhausted him"
a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
clothing that is conventionally worn by the opposite sex (especially women's clothing when worn by a man); "he went to the party dressed in drag"; "the waitresses looked like missionaries in drag"
something tedious and boring; "peeling potatoes is a drag"
something that slows or delays progress; "taxation is a drag on the economy"; "too many laws are a drag on the use of new land"
proceed for an extended period of time; "The speech dragged on for two hours"
the phenomenon of resistance to motion through a fluid
persuade to come away from something attractive or
an angry disturbance; "he didn't want to make a fuss"; "they had labor trouble"; "a spot of bother"
annoy continually or chronically;
any unwanted and destructive insect or other animal that attacks food or crops or livestock etc.; "he sprayed the garden to get rid of pests"; "many pests have developed resistance to the common pesticides"
a persistently annoying person
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
a serious (sometimes fatal) infection of rodents caused by Yersinia pestis and accidentally transmitted to humans by the bite of a flea that has bitten an infected animal