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straggler

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of straggler

  1. someone who moves slowly or more slowly than others <by three o'clock, only a few stragglers were still making their painful way to the marathon's finish> Synonyms crawler, dallier, dawdler, dragger, laggard, lagger, lingerer, loiterer, plodder, snail, slowpokeRelated Words latecomer; idler, lazybones, loafer, lounger, slouch, slug, sluggard; delayer, procrastinatorNear Antonyms go-getter, hustler, scrambler; hurrier, rusher, speederAntonyms speedster




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