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laggard
used in The House of the Seven Gables

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someone inclined to waste time or be slower than others in a group
  • Could the Judge but quaff a glass, it might enable him to shake off the unaccountable lethargy which (for the ten intervening minutes, and five to boot, are already past) has made him such a laggard at this momentous dinner.
    Chapter 18 — Governor Pyncheon (37% in)

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