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Synonyms for laggard
ˈlæg ərd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dawdler, drone, laggard, lagger, trailer, poke(adj)

    someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind

    Synonyms:
    bourdon, monotone, punch, prevue, pigeon berry, house trailer, garget, scoke, sack, thrust, carrier bag, clout, slug, dawdler, lick, drone pipe, paper bag, pilotless aircraft, biff, lagger, thrusting, droning, jab, drone, trailer, radio-controlled aircraft, poke, jabbing, poking, preview

    Antonyms:
    fast

  2. dilatory, laggard, poky, pokey(adj)

    wasting time

    Synonyms:
    poky, dilatory, one-horse, pokey, jerkwater

    Antonyms:
    fast

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. laggard

    Synonyms:
    loiterer, saunterer, dawdler, slow goer, sluggard

    Antonyms:
    one moving quickly

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. laggard(n.)

    Synonyms:
    loiterer, lingerer, idler, lagger, saunterer

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. laggard(n)

    Synonyms:
    loiterer, lagger, lingerer, saunterer, idler

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How to use laggard in a sentence?

  1. Brad Coleman:

    The activist investor agenda heightens the sense that, if you're a laggard for a long time on the public market, what do you do? the markets are less patient, boards are less patient, management teams are worried.

  2. Larry Glazer:

    State Street is a notable laggard in adviser support, given State Street’s scale and first mover advantage as an ETF pioneer, they have abysmal adviser support. It's almost a laughing matter in the industry.

  3. Sergio Marchionne:

    I think Kimi has got to show a higher level of commitment to the process, there are days when I think he's a bit of a laggard, but we'll see. I am going to talk to him today, we'll see what happens.

  4. Getachew Belay:

    Historically, Africa has been a laggard to accept new agricultural technologies. For GM crops, much of the problem lies in the perception, exaggerated fear and conflicting messages sent to policy making.

  5. Michael James:

    In spite of the disappointment from the financials, which have been and continue to be a laggard ... there's still relative strength.


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