Laggy vs Daggy - What's the difference?

laggy | daggy |


As adjectives the difference between laggy and daggy

is that laggy is having a delayed response to a change in the factors influencing it while daggy is (australian slang) uncool, unfashionable, but comfortably so.

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.

    daggy

    English

    Adjective

    (en-adj)
  • (Australian slang) Uncool, unfashionable, but comfortably so.
  • * 2006 , , Not Quite Ripe: A Memoir , page 49,
  • We wore hippie clothes, looking more daggy than cool.
  • * 2008 , Bella Vendramini, Biting the Big Apple: A Memoir of Life, Love (okay and Sex) in New York City , unnumbered page,
  • I began to feel even more daggy when Bianca swanned me around to meet her sexy, skinny and beautiful friends.
  • * 2011 , Joanne Van Os, The Secret of the Lonely Isles , page 1,
  • The daggiest house in the Bay, that was how people talked about the Isherwood House.
  • * 2011 , Chris Buch, Hello Sunshine: A Blitz Kid's Journey to the Sunshine State , page 288,
  • Actually this wasn?t too bad as a jazz venue, being in the daggiest' pub in the '''daggiest''' part of Capalaba which, in 2004 was still a pretty ' daggy suburb.