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delaying

verb
present participle of delay

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2 to assign to a later time
  • our guests delayed their departure until after dinner

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“Delaying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/delaying. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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