Definitions for lags
  • Lag (a.) - Coming tardily after or behind; slow; tardy.
  • Lag (a.) - Last; long-delayed; -- obsolete, except in the phrase lag end.
  • Lag (a.) - Last made; hence, made of refuse; inferior.
  • Lag (n.) - One who lags; that which comes in last.
  • Lag (n.) - The fag-end; the rump; hence, the lowest class.
  • Lag (n.) - The amount of retardation of anything, as of a valve in a steam engine, in opening or closing.
  • Lag (n.) - A stave of a cask, drum, etc.; especially (Mach.), one of the narrow boards or staves forming the covering of a cylindrical object, as a boiler, or the cylinder of a carding machine or a steam engine.
  • Lag (n.) - See Graylag.
  • Lag (v. i.) - To walk or more slowly; to stay or fall behind; to linger or loiter.
  • Lag (v. t.) - To cause to lag; to slacken.
  • Lag (v. t.) - To cover, as the cylinder of a steam engine, with lags. See Lag, n., 4.
  • Lag (n.) - One transported for a crime.
  • Lag (v. t.) - To transport for crime.
  • Lagged (imp. & p. p.) - of Lag
  • Lagging (n.) - The clothing (esp., an outer, wooden covering), as of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of heat; a covering of lags; -- called also deading and cleading.
  • Lagging (n.) - Lags, collectively; narrow planks extending from one rib to another in the centering of arches.
  • Lagging (p. pr. & vb. n.) - of Lag
  • Laggingly (adv.) - In a lagging manner; loiteringly.
  • Laggings - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
  • Lagly (adv.) - Laggingly.
  • Lags - Sorry, we do not have a definition for this word
Words in your word
2 Letter Words
ag al as la
3 Letter Words
ags als gal gas lag las sag sal
4 Letter Words
gals lags slag