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Synonyms for laggard
ˈlæg ərdlag·gard

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  1. laggard

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

    Antonyms:
    one moving quickly

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  1. dawdler, drone, laggard, lagger, trailer, pokeadjective

    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, pokeyadjective

    wasting time

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

    Antonyms:
    fast

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  1. laggardnoun

    Synonyms:
    loiterer, lingerer, idler, lagger, saunterer

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  1. laggardnoun

    Synonyms:
    loiterer, lagger, lingerer, saunterer, idler

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How to use laggard in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. Thomas DiNapoli:

    The company has been a laggard on financial performance, climate risk management and lobbying disclosure for quite some time now, its peers in Europe, many of whom have independent board chairs, are outperforming Exxon on all these.

  3. 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.

  4. Michael James:

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

  5. 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.


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