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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To put off to a later time; postpone.

Usage examples (37)
  • You may delay, but time will not, and lost time is never found again.
  • Don't delay your application to graduate school or else it won't be considered
  • Instant replay caused too long a delay
  • In the press box, the official time of the rain delay is announced: 46 hours even. for more
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