|schleifen englanniksi||drag de, trail de, grind de, sand de, drill de|
: When designing cars, manufacturers have to take drag into consideration.
: Travelling to work in the rush hour is a real drag.
*: My lectures were only a pleasure to me, and no drag.
: to run a drag
: a stone drag
*: Had a drag in his walk.
: ux|en|Time seems to drag when you’re waiting for a bus.
*: The day drags through, though storms keep out the sun.
*: Long, open panegyric drags at best.
*: have dragged a lingering life
*: A propeller is said to drag when the sails urge the vessel faster than the revolutions of the screw can propel her.
: ux|en|Drag the file into the window to open it.
: ux|en|The car was so low to the ground that its muffler was dragging on a speed bump.
*: Arsenal were struggling for any sort of rhythm and Aaron Lennon dragged an effort inches wide as Tottenham pressed for a second.
*: while I dragged my brains for such a song
: He performed in drag.
: corporate drag
: ux|en|The hunters trailed their prey deep into the woods.
: ux|en|Youll get your coat all muddy if you trail it around like that.
*: "I saw your brother—I saw your brother," he said, nodding his head, as Archer lagged past him, trailing his spade, and scowling at the old gentleman in spectacles.
: ux|en|He walked into the house, soaking wet, and trailed water all over the place.
: ux|en|His new film was trailed on TV last night.
: ux|en|There were no surprises in this mornings much-trailed budget statement.
*: I presently perceived she was (what is vernacularly termed) trailing Mrs. Dent; that is, playing on her ignorance.
: grind a lens
: grind an axe
: This corn grinds well.
: Steel grinds to a sharp edge.
: Grinding lessons into students heads does not motivate them to learn.
: Eh, brah, lets go grind.
: This bag contains espresso grind.
: This homework is a grind.
: ux|en|The Canadian tar sands are a promising source of oil.
: color panel|DBC7AB
*: The sands are numbered that make up my life.
: Drill a small hole to start the screw in the right direction.
: They drilled daily to learn the routine exactly.
: The sergeant was up by 6:00 every morning, drilling his troops.
*: He [Frederic the Great] drilled his people, as he drilled his grenadiers.
: The instructor drilled into us the importance of reading the instructions.
: Drill deeper and you may find the underlying assumptions faulty.
*: He did get their attention when he drilled the ball dead center into the hole for an opening birdie.
*: Without compromising he drilled the ball home, leaving Dynamos ill-fated keeper diving for fresh air.
*: Is this going to take long? Ive got a hot date to drill the flautist at the symphony tonight.
: waters drilled through a sandy stratum
*: She drilled him on to five-and-fifty, and will drop him in his old age ...
*: This accident hath drilled away the whole summer.
: ux|en|Wear safety glasses when operating an electric drill.
: ux|en|Use a drill with a wire brush to remove any rust or buildup.
: ux|en|Regular fire drills can ensure that everyone knows how to exit safely in an emergency.
*: Springs through the pleasant meadows pour their drills.