Laggy vs Claggy - What's the difference?

laggy | claggy |


As adjectives the difference between laggy and claggy

is that laggy is having a delayed response to a change in the factors influencing it while claggy is sticky or tacky.

laggy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Having a delayed response to a change in the factors influencing it.
  • Gasoline prices usually show a laggier response to crude-oil price reduction than to crude-oil price increases.
  • (video games, informal) Tending to lag, or respond slowly because of network latency.
  • I've given up trying to play on that laggy server.

    claggy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Sticky or tacky.
  • Adhesive, having coal clinging to it.
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