drag on

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drag on
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (meeting, film)
a. durar eternamente
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drag on
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
[+meeting, conversation] alargarse; [+film, play] hacerse pesadísimo; [+speech] hacerse interminable
the case could drag on for months el caso podría alargarse durante meses
the speech dragged on and on the conflict has dragged on for years the film drags on and on Production of the movie seemed to drag on interminably through the summer the selection of a new prime minister could drag on for months
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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