Meaning of straggler in English:

straggler

Pronunciation /ˈstraɡlə/

Translate straggler into Spanish

noun

  • 1A person in a group who becomes separated from the others, typically because of moving more slowly.

    ‘a few stragglers lingered, talking as they slipped on their coats’
    • ‘we can expect to see a flow of legal pressures pushing stragglers towards sustainability’
    1. 1.1Something that grows or spreads irregularly or apart from others of its kind.
      ‘these small trees are the remnant stragglers of their species’
      • ‘I use wax on my chin and lip about once a week, and pluck stragglers in between’