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Definition of lag verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [intransitive] lag (behind somebody/something) lag (behind)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they lag
    he / she / it lags
    past simple lagged
    -ing form lagging
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  1. 1to move or develop slowly or more slowly than other people, organizations, etc. synonym trail
  2. 2 The little boy lagged behind his parents. We still lag far behind many of our competitors in using modern technology.
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