or lag·en, lag·gen, leg·len

[lag-uh n]
noun Scot. and North England.
  1. Usually laggins. the staves at the bottom of a barrel, cask, or other hooped vessel.
  2. the inner angle of a wooden dish, formed by the meeting of the sides and bottom.

Origin of laggin

1580–90; lagg (< Old Norse lǫggr stave) + -in, variant of -ing3 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of laggin

  • Josh growled, glaring fiercely; 'it was 'im as put me away for my laggin'!

    A Child of the Jago

    Arthur Morrison