A Word A Day Keeps Ignorance at Bay!!! – Laggard

A Word A Day Keeps Ignorance at Bay!!! – Laggard

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  • noun. Someone or something that is extremely slow. 
    • The word laggard can also be used as an adjective.
    • The word originated in 18th century from the word lag.

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      • straggler, slug, layabout

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  • bolting, quick

  • The laggard caught up with the proceedings an hour late.
  • The period saw the decline of the country with the loss of practically the entire empire and a laggard economy.

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