present tense third-person singular of procrastinate
Synonyms & Antonyms of procrastinates
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.
Synonyms & Near Synonyms for procrastinates
- (also lallygags),
- fiddles (around),
- fools around,
- messes around,
- monkeys (around),
- potters (around),
- putters (around),
Antonyms & Near Antonyms for procrastinates
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