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lagger

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

lag +‎ -er

NounEdit

lagger (plural laggers)

  1. One who installs lagging.
    • 2001, Geoffrey Tweedale, Philip Hansen, Magic Mineral to Killer Dust: Turner & Newall and the Asbestos Hazard
      In particular, Turner & Newall doggedly contested any claims from the largest high-risk group outside the scheduled factory areas — the laggers.
  2. (video games, informal) A player who lags (has a poor or slow network connection).

Etymology 2Edit

Blend of legal and nagger

NounEdit

lagger (plural laggers)

  1. (slang) A member of support staff responsible for contacting lawyers to check how a case is progressing.

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