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synonyms for drag feet

  • bind
  • chain
  • check
  • clog
  • confine
  • cuff
  • curb
  • encumber
  • hamper
  • hamstring
  • handcuff
  • hinder
  • hobble
  • hog-tie
  • leash
  • manacle
  • repress
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • shackle
  • trammel
  • hang up
  • hold captive
  • put straitjacket on
  • throw monkey wrench in
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antonyms for drag feet

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  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • expedite
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • liberate
  • permit
  • promote
  • release
  • loose
  • loosen
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How to use drag feet in a sentence

He reached forward and took her hands, and if Mrs. Vivian had come in she would have seen him kneeling at her daughter's feet.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
Moreover, most of the burrows were only a few feet apart and no agonistic behavior was witnessed.
SUMMER BIRDS FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULAERWIN E. KLAAS
Before the spinet a bench was placed about four feet below the keys, and I was put upon the bench.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
We all rose to our feet, and he shook hands with everybody without waiting to be introduced.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He is rather tall and narrow, and wears a long abb's coat reaching nearly down to his feet.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
There was a lathe near the spot where David Arden stood, and shavings and splinters under his feet.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
Her feet felt rooted to the floor in the wonder and doubt of this strange occurrence.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
His strong legs and his broad, spade-like feet helped to make him a fine swimmer.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Gold and silver make the feet stand sure: but wise counsel is above them both.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
I then found myself hoisted up by degrees, at least three feet higher than I was before.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DRAG FEET

  • bind
  • chain
  • check
  • clog
  • confine
  • cuff
  • curb
  • drag feet
  • encumber
  • hamper
  • hamstring
  • handcuff
  • hang up
  • hinder
  • hobble
  • hog-tie
  • hold captive
  • leash
  • manacle
  • put straitjacket on
  • repress
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • shackle
  • throw monkey wrench in
  • trammel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.