Definitions for: Straggler

[n] someone who strays or falls behind

Webster (1913) Definition: Strag"gler, n.
1. One who straggles, or departs from the direct or proper
course, or from the company to which he belongs; one who
falls behind the rest; one who rambles without any settled

2. A roving vagabond. --Shak.

3. Something that shoots, or spreads out, beyond the rest, or
too far; an exuberant growth.

Let thy hand supply the pruning knife, And crop
luxuriant stragglers. --Dryden.

4. Something that stands alone or by itself.

Synonyms: strayer

See Also: dawdler, drone, laggard, lagger, trailer

Try our:
Scrabble Word Finder

Scrabble Cheat

Words With Friends Cheat

Hanging With Friends Cheat

Scramble With Friends Cheat

Ruzzle Cheat

Related Resources:
animals starting with o
animlas that start with y