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In dictionary for phrase delay was found total 11 words.

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delay prodlení n:
delay prodleva n:
delay zpoždění
delay opozdit Právnicko-obchodní pojem
delay prodlení Právnicko-obchodní pojem
delay zpoždění Právnicko-obchodní pojem
delay zdržet Právnicko-obchodní pojem
delay opozdit, zdržet Právnicko-obchodní pojem
Delay Lhůta GB
Delay Zpomalení GB
Delay Prodlení

DEEP TRANSLATE

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delay. zpoždění .

Definition:

DelayA putting off or deferring; procrastination; lingering inactivity; stop; detention; hindrance.
DelayTo put off; to defer; to procrastinate; to prolong the time of or before.
DelayTo retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time; to retard the motion, or time of arrival, of; as, the mail is delayed by a heavy fall of snow.
DelayTo allay; to temper.
DelayTo move slowly; to stop for a time; to linger; to tarry.

Synonyms:

hold, postponement, wait, time lag, holdup, retard, check, hold up, detain, detain, stay,
hold, time lag, postponement, wait, holdup, break, inactivity, intermission, interruption, pause, suspension,

Antonyms:

Nothing antonyms found for term: delay

 Flag United states of America round flag English explanatory dictionary

v. & n. --v. 1 tr. postpone; defer. 2 tr. make late (was delayed at the traffic lights). 3 intr. loiter; be late (don't delay!). --n. 1 the act or an instance of delaying; the process of being delayed. 2 time lost by inaction or the inability to proceed. 3 a hindrance. ødelayed-action (attrib.) (esp. of a bomb, camera, etc.) operating some time after being primed or set. delay line Electr. a device producing a desired delay in the transmission of a signal. øødelayer n. [ME f. OF delayer (v.), delai (n.), prob. f. des- DIS- + laier leave: see RELAY],

Use in sentenses

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Delaying entry into EMU could make sense if a longer wait produced more information . Odklad vstupu do EMU by měl smysl , kdyby delší čekání přineslo více informací
Delaying EMU entry risks weakening the incentive to complete these politically costly but necessary reforms . S pozdějším vstupem do EMU hrozí oslabení pobídek na dokončení těchto politicky nákladných , leč nezbytných reforem
Delaying the conclusion of the Doha Round negotiations carries costs and risks for the entire world economy , rich and poor countries alike . Odklad uzavření kola z Dauhá s sebou nese náklady a rizika pro celou světovou ekonomiku , pro bohaté i chudé země
Delay will only retard terrorism ’ s disappearance . Odklady pouze jeho zmizení zpomalí
Delay is an ally of no one but the disease . Otálení nahrává jen a jen nemoci

Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
delay nounthe time during which something is delayed
delay verbto stop, detain, or hinder for a time

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