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Another word for lag

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Verb
  1. To go or move slowly so that progress is hindered

      1. To allow to drag or stream behind, as along the ground:
      2. To drag (the body, for example) wearily or heavily.
      3. To follow the traces or scent of, as in hunting; track.
      1. To delay or be late in going, coming, or doing something:
      2. To wait or stay temporarily:
      3. To wait for; await.
      1. To put off doing something, especially out of habitual carelessness or laziness.
      2. To postpone or delay needlessly.
      1. To push or jab at, as with a finger or an arm; prod.
      2. To make (a hole or pathway, for example) by or as if by prodding, elbowing, or jabbing:
      3. To push; thrust:
      1. To stand idly about; linger without any purpose.
      2. To violate a law or ordinance that prohibits persons from remaining in a given location without a clear purpose for an extended period of time, especially when behaving in a manner indicating a possible threat to persons or property in the vicinity.
      3. To hover over or remain near an area:
      1. To stay in a place or be slow in leaving it, often out of reluctance:
      2. To continue or persist:
      3. To remain feebly alive for some time before dying.
      1. To pull along with difficulty or effort; haul:
      2. To cause to trail along a surface, especially the ground:
      3. To move (a pointing device, such as a mouse) while pressing down on one of its buttons.
      1. To waste time, especially in indecision; dawdle or vacillate.
      1. To postpone until a later time; defer.
      2. To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired:
      3. To act or move slowly; put off an action or a decision.
      1. To take more time than necessary:
      2. To move aimlessly or lackadaisically:
      3. To waste (time) by idling:
      1. To play amorously; flirt:
      2. To consider or occupy oneself with something in a careless or unserious fashion; toy.
      3. To dawdle, delay, or linger:
  2. To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired

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    time

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Noun
  1. The condition or fact of being made late or slow

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    time

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  2. One that lags

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    fast

Another word for lag

Noun
Verb
  1. To move slowly

  2. To move without spirit

      1. To walk in an awkward, lazy, or unsteady manner, shuffling the feet.
      2. A shuffling gait.
      1. To walk lamely, especially with irregularity, as if favoring one leg.
      2. To move or proceed haltingly or unsteadily:
      3. An irregular, jerky, or awkward gait.
      1. To walk or move along haltingly or with difficulty; limp.
      2. To put a device around the legs of (a horse, for example) so as to hamper but not prevent movement.
      3. To cause to limp.
      1. To move or stand unsteadily, as if under a great weight; totter.
      2. To cause to totter, sway, or reel:
      3. To astonish, shock, or overwhelm:
      1. A piece of cloth, usually rectangular, of distinctive color and design, used as a symbol, standard, signal, or emblem.
      2. National or other allegiance, as symbolized by a flag:
      3. A ship carrying the flag of an admiral; a flagship.
      1. To be unsteady in purpose or action, as from loss of courage or confidence; waver:
      2. To speak hesitatingly; stammer:
      3. To move unsteadily or haltingly; stumble:
      1. To move with short sliding steps, without or barely lifting the feet:
      2. To dance casually with sliding and tapping steps.
      3. To shift from position to position or move from place to place:
      1. To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll:
      2. To pass time idly:
      3. To pass (time) in a lazy, relaxed, or idle way:
      1. To sit, stand, or walk with an awkward, drooping posture.
      2. To droop or hang carelessly, as a hat.
      3. To cause to droop; stoop.
      1. To walk with short, unsteady steps.
      2. To walk leisurely; stroll.
      3. An unsteady gait.
      1. To walk in a laborious, heavy-footed way; plod.
      2. A long, tedious walk.
      1. To move or walk heavily or laboriously; trudge:
      2. To work or act perseveringly or monotonously; drudge:
      3. To trudge along or over.