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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. someone who strays or falls behind;
[syn: straggler, strayer]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Straggler \Strag"gler\, n. 1. One who straggles, or departs from the direct or proper course, or from the company to which he belongs; one who falls behind the rest; one who rambles without any settled direction. [1913 Webster] 2. A roving vagabond. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. Something that shoots, or spreads out, beyond the rest, or too far; an exuberant growth. [1913 Webster] Let thy hand supply the pruning knife, And crop luxuriant stragglers. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 4. Something that stands alone or by itself. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

straggler n 1: someone who strays or falls behind [syn: straggler, strayer]