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Definitions of lag:
  • noun:   the act of slowing down or falling behind
  • noun:   one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket
  • noun:   the time between one event, process, or period and another
  • verb:   cover with lagging to prevent heat loss
    Example: "Lag pipes"
  • verb:   throw or pitch at a mark, as with coins
  • verb:   hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.
  • verb:   lock up or confine, in or as in a jail

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