Laggard definition

lăgərd
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Slow or delayed in action.
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Laggard is defined as someone who has fallen behind or is slow.

An example of a laggard is a sleepy child on the walk home from the playground.

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The definition of laggard is falling behind or slow.

An example of something laggard is a delivery service that consistently fails to get packages delivered on time.

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One that lags; a straggler.
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A slow person, esp. one who is always falling behind; loiterer.
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Slow or late in doing things; falling behind.
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Hanging back; loitering.
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One who lags behind and takes more time than is necessary.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
laggard
Plural:
laggards

Origin of laggard

  • From lag +‎ -ard.

    From Wiktionary