laggardly

[ lag-erd-lee ]
/ ˈlæg ərd li /

adverb

in the manner of a laggard.

adjective

of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or being a laggard: He behaved in a laggardly fashion.

Nearby words

  1. lagerfeld,
  2. lagerkvist,
  3. lagerlöf,
  4. lagerlöf, selma,
  5. laggard,
  6. laggen,
  7. laggen-gird,
  8. lagger,
  9. laggin,
  10. lagging

Origin of laggardly

First recorded in 1825–35; laggard + -ly

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