drag up

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To remind people of something, usually unpleasant, from the past.
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I don't know why John had to drag up the incident of the car accident. It was really embarrassing.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'drag up':

drag upTo educate reluctant pupils.
drag upUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see drag,‎ up.
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