Essential Meaning of procrastinate
: to be slow or late about doing something that should be done : to delay doing something until a later time because you do not want to do it, because you are lazy, etc. He procrastinated and missed the submission deadline. He told her to stop procrastinating and get to work.
Full Definition of procrastinate
: to put off intentionally and habitually
: to put off intentionally the doing of something that should be done
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