not to be confused with latency (the time it takes to send a packet to and recieve a response packet from a server along a network), lag is impaired computer functionality (slow application responses or reduced/choppy framerates) resulting from high latency, packet loss, or low-preformance (generally video) hardware
adj. laggy, vi. lag
"My ping's 198?! No wonder this server's so laggy!"
"If you turn down you resolution, you won't get as much lag."
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