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Related / Similar Words: procrastination, cunctation, procrastinate, stall, drag one's feet, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, dillydally

 

Definition:
  • the act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or defering an action to a later time;
  • postpone doing what one should be doing; "He did not want to write the letter and procrastinated for days";
  • be uncertain and vague;

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    Hyponyms: procrastinate

     

    Derivational Morphology: procrastinate, stall, drag one's feet, drag one's heels, dilly-dally, dillydally, dallier, dillydallier, dilly-dallier, mope, lounger, procrastination, cunctation, stalling, procrastinator, postponer, cunctator

     

     
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