3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use lag as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Lag
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters a, g, and l, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter a. Lag starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters l, la, and the ending characters are g, ag, ..
The act of slowing down or falling behind
School Grade
Lag is set as a kindergarten word that starts with l, ends with g, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Is lag a scrabble word? A 4 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Lag in Pig Latin is said as "aglay or aglway".
l | a | g
la | ag
Word Gram
Noun Examples
the act of slowing down or falling behind
one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket
the time between one event, process, or period and another
Verb Examples
cover with lagging to prevent heat loss;
"lag pipes"
throw or pitch at a mark, as with coins
hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.
lock up or confine, in or as in a jail;
"The suspects were imprisoned without trial";
"the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Lag"

There are 584 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to lag.

Abnormalitybehavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality
Absolutionthe act of absolving or remitting
formal redemption as pronounced by a priest in the sacrament of penance
Actionsomething done (usually as opposed to something said)
"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
Afterthoughtan addition that was not included in the original plan
"the garage was an afterthought"
Amplification(electronics) the act of increasing voltage or power or current
Antedateestablish something as being earlier relative to something else
Apprehensionthe act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
"the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"
Armed Robbery
Arrestthe act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)
"the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"

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There are 2 anagrams from lag.

Anagram Definition
Lagthe act of slowing down or falling behind
Galalliterative term for girl (or woman)

View English words with the unique letters used in lag. Words With The Letters Agl


Lag derives from 10 words.

Word Definition
Dawdlehang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.
Deceleratereduce the speed of
"He slowed down the car"
Fall Back
Fall Behind
Lagthe act of slowing down or falling behind
Slacka cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely
"he took up the slack"
Slackenmake slack as by lessening tension or firmness
Slowlose velocity
move more slowly
"The car decelerated"
Slow Down
Slow Up


Lag has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Delaythe act of delaying
inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time
Holduprobbery at gunpoint

Names With The Word "Lag"

73 names are spelled with lag.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word lag.

Is lag a scrabble word or can you use lag in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 1497 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 1686 games. This 3 letter 4 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, g, and l? There's 41 with 5 letters or less with the letters a, g, and l. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Goal (4 letters) 5 +1 7 +1 goal
Gala (4 letters) 5 +1 7 +1 aagl
Gula (4 letters) 5 +1 8 +2 gaul
Lag (3 letters) 4 6 gal
Alga (4 letters) 5 +1 7 +1 aagl
Gayal (5 letters) 9 +5 10 +4 aagly
Argal (5 letters) 6 +2 8 +2 larga
Goral (5 letters) 6 +2 8 +2 largo
Agal (4 letters) 5 +1 7 +1 aagl
Gulag (5 letters) 7 +3 11 +5 laggu
Gaol (4 letters) 5 +1 7 +1 goal
Lagan (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 galan
Gall (4 letters) 5 +1 8 +2 gall
Glans (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 glans
ALGOL (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 algol
Largo (5 letters) 6 +2 8 +2 largo
Slang (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 glans
Gloat (5 letters) 6 +2 8 +2 gloat
Golan (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 along
Gaul (4 letters) 5 +1 8 +2 gaul
Lagos (5 letters) 6 +2 8 +2 lagos
Galan (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 galan
Logan (5 letters) 6 +2 9 +3 along
Volga (5 letters) 9 +5 12 +6 volga
Gal (3 letters) 4 6 gal


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