Thesaurus

laggards

noun
plural of laggard

Synonyms & Antonyms of laggards

someone who moves slowly or more slowly than others
  • tried to spur on the laggards at the back of the line during the hike

Synonyms for laggards

Words Related to laggards

Near Antonyms for laggards

Antonyms for laggards

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About laggards

Thesaurus Entries Near laggards

laggardly

laggards

lagged

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Laggards.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/laggards. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on laggards

Nglish: Translation of laggards for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Commonly Confused Words Quiz

  • vector image of a face with thought expression
  • I went to the ______ store to buy a birthday card.
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!