Sentence Examples


  • He participated in conversation, but whenever it lagged, he watched her questioningly.
  • When conversation lagged, they apparently took the hint and retreated into Bird Song.
  • She's a bit jet- lagged though.
  • She lagged behind so he could open the restaurant door for them, but once inside he surrendered their care to Josh and Bill.
  • Despite the indifference to the affairs of the world he had expressed to Pierre, he diligently followed all that went on, received many books, and to his surprise noticed that when he or his father had visitors from Petersburg, the very vortex of life, these people lagged behind himself- -who never left the country--in knowledge of what was happening in home and foreign affairs.

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