A verb combined with an adverb or a preposition, or sometimes both, to give a new meaning.
drag someone or something down
Meaning / Example:
1. to pull someone or something to the ground or to a lower level.
> The lions dragged the antelope down and made dinner out of it.
2. to debase someone or something; to corrupt someone or something.
> The bad acting dragged the level of the performance down.
A group of words which have a different meaning when used together from the one they would have if you took the meaning of each word separately.
A compilation of 50 phrasal verbs.