What does lagging mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term lagging:


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

How to pronounce lagging?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say lagging in sign language?

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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

Examples of lagging in a Sentence

  1. Lena Brook:

    KFC is lagging woefully behind. Diners around the country want KFC to step up.

  2. Toshiba Memory president Yasuo Naruke:

    Compared to our bigger rival...we are lagging behind in volume, including production capacity.

  3. Alex Wong:

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

  4. Carly Fiorina:

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

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of lagging

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