lagger

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[ lag-er ]
/ ˈlæg ər /

noun

a laggard.

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Origin of lagger

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Definition for lagger (2 of 2)

lagger2
[ lag-er ]
/ ˈlæg ər /

noun Chiefly British Slang.

a convict or ex-convict.

Origin of lagger

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First recorded in 1810–20; lag2 + -er1
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Example sentences from the Web for lagger

  • “Quick,” growled Pete fiercely; and he gave the lagger a sharp thrust with his elbow.

    Nic Revel|George Manville Fenn