from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Failure to take prompt or required action: "The inquiry should be thorough and objective, while working fast enough to avoid any suspicion of foot-dragging” ( Economist).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The deliberate delaying of obligatory action.
From drag one's feet. (Wiktionary)