Explicație delay în Dicționarul Englez Englez

delay

(di'lā )

substantiv
the act of delaying
inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time
substantiv
time during which some action is awaited
"instant replay caused too long a delay"
"he ordered a hold in the action"

verb
slow the growth or development of
"The brain damage will retard the child''s language development"

verb
cause to be slowed down or delayed
"Traffic was delayed by the bad weather"
"she delayed the work that she didn''t want to perform"

verb
stop or halt
"Please stay the bloodshed!"

verb
act later than planned, scheduled, or required
"Don''t delay your application to graduate school or else it won''t be considered"




Antonime:
(verb) hurry, rush



Sinonime:
(substantiv) hold, postponement, wait
(verb) check, detain, retard, stay