The spring lagged on, accordingly, under these circumstances.
Jim lagged forlornly behind, and it was very anxiously we watched him.
But for the moment, in his bodily weakness, his will lagged behind his brain.
Silvey followed close at his heels and DuPree lagged in the rear.
And if I hadn't been with you to-night you'd have been lagged.
Her step was suddenly less elastic ...