tagalong

[ tag-uh-lawng, -long ]
/ ˈtæg əˌlɔŋ, -ˌlɒŋ /

noun

a person or thing that follows the lead or initiative of another.

Nearby words

  1. tag line,
  2. tag question,
  3. tag sale,
  4. tag team,
  5. tagalog,
  6. tagamet,
  7. taganrog,
  8. tagareen,
  9. tagboard,
  10. tagetes

Origin of tagalong

First recorded in 1930–35; noun use of verb phrase tag along

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