Definitions for laggingˈlæg ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lagging(noun)

    used to wrap around pipes or boilers or laid in attics to prevent loss of heat

Wiktionary

  1. lagging(Noun)

    The covering of something with strips of felt, wood etc, either as insulation or for protection

  2. lagging(Noun)

    The material so used

  3. lagging(Adjective)

    falling behind, not keeping up the pace

  4. lagging(Adjective)

    Occurring after; indicating the later phase of

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lagging

    of Lag

  2. Lagging(noun)

    the clothing (esp., an outer, wooden covering), as of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of heat; a covering of lags; -- called also deading and cleading

  3. Lagging(noun)

    lags, collectively; narrow planks extending from one rib to another in the centering of arches

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lagging in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lagging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Alex Wong:

    The overall tone in Hong Kong has improved as we were lagging from other markets in the past month.

  2. Carly Fiorina:

    You can’t fudge the numbers, we went from lagging behind to leading in every product category in every market segment.

  3. Aaron Friedberg:

    The Chinese are probably concerned that at the moment at least, the KMT is lagging far behind the opposition DPP in the polls.

  4. Matthew Marcus:

    America has always been innovative, and the President has pushed entrepreneurship. We’re lagging in average broadband speed than many other countries and that’s ridiculous to me.

  5. Valentin Marinov:

    We are far less sanguine and think that the developed stock markets may be lagging behind other asset classes as investors position ahead of Fed tightening while global economic data continues to fuel market worries.

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