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delay
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 6
2. To retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time; to retard the motion, or time of arrival, of; as, the mail is delayed by a heavy fall of snow.
3. To allay; to temper.
Part of Speech: present participle
1. Delaying.
Part of Speech: Noun
1. A putting off or deferring; procrastination; lingering inactivity; stop; detention; hindrance.
Part of Speech: verb
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