verb. ['ˈlæg'] hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc..
- drop behind
- hang back
- drop back
- fall back
- get behind
- fall behind
- switch on
Words that Rhyme with Lag
Example sentences of the word lag
1. Noun, singular or mass
Locate the top and bottom lag bolts that secure the mount to the wall.
2. Verb, base form
Also, the returns on CDs tend to lag well below other types of investments.
Quotes containing the word lag
1. You won't lag behind, because you'll have the speed. You'll pass the whole gang and you'll soon take the lead.Wherever you fly, you'll be best of the best.Wherever you go, you will top all the rest.Except when you don't.Because, sometimes, you won't.
- Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You'll Go!
2. Poetry Should Dance [10w] Let poetry dance ~neither outpace it nor let it lag.
- Beryl Dov
noun. ['ˈlæg'] the act of slowing down or falling behind.
verb. ['ˈlæg'] throw or pitch at a mark, as with coins.
- closed interval
- open interval
noun. ['ˈlæg'] the time between one event, process, or period and another.
noun. ['ˈlæg'] one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket.
- stay in place
- stand still
verb. ['ˈlæg'] cover with lagging to prevent heat loss.
verb. ['ˈlæg'] lock up or confine, in or as in a jail.
- put away
- switch off