Delays synonyms

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(Law) Temporary suspension of the execution of a sentence.
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The prevention or suspension of a scheduled or expected punishment.
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A suspension of an ongoing or planned activity:
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The definition of a lag is the condition of falling behind, or the amount of falling behind.
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A halt or stay, as on a trip:
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Something that releases a person from a requirement.
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To keep in custody; confine
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To keep up in a race or contest:
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To hinder, delay, or slow the advance or progress of
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Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
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To make or become weak or weaker
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To be unable to choose between different courses of action or opinions; waver:
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To make suitable, desirable, or free from excess by mingling with something else; reduce in intensity, esp. by the admixture of some other quality; moderate; assuage; mollify
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To wait for; to stay or stop for.
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To tabulate; to put into a table.
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To stop temporarily
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(Intransitive) To employ delaying tactics
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At a low speed:
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To shelve is to put something, especially books, onto a shelf or resting place, or to put something aside.
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Protract is to extend something or drag something out.
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To prolong is to make something last longer.
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To put off doing (something unpleasant or burdensome) until a future time; esp., to postpone (such actions) habitually
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To stop or keep (from doing something)
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Postpone is defined as to put off to or place in a later time.
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To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
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To stand about without any aim or purpose; to stand about idly; to linger; to hang around.
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To continue to live or exist although very close to death or the end
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To get in the way of; to hinder
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To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
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To stop because of indecision; pause or delay in acting, choosing, or deciding because of feeling unsure; waver
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Drag is defined as to pull or move a person or thing.
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The definition of dither is to be confused.
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To deter is defined as to keep someone from completing an action by giving them fear or doubt.
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(Intransitive) to delay, to wait
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(Intransitive) To move or walk lackadaisically.
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To spend (time) idly:
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To proceed with (doing an activity); to prolong (an activity).
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(--- Psychology) To fail to remember.
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To stop; check.
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To fill in such a way as to obstruct; block up; obstruct
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To prevent from breathing by blocking the windpipe; suffocate; smother; stifle; often, specif., to prevent from breathing by squeezing the throat of; strangle
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To control or keep in check.
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To make or become slower; slow down:
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To restrict; not to allow to go beyond a certain bound.
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To put aside indefinitely, as if intending to ignore or forget; shelve
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To keep out; exclude
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Adjourn is defined as to move to a different location or to retreat to another place.
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To shut or keep in, especially to imprison.
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To keep within certain limits; put certain limitations on; confine
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To prevent (a person or group) from doing something or acting in a certain way.
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To repress is to suppress something such as a thought, feeling or emotion.
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To keep in check; restrain:
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To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
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To keep from departing or getting away:
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To maintain records in:
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To fill with obstructions or with thick, sticky matter; stop up; jam
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To keep from moving or acting freely; hinder; impede; encumber
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To move, walk, go along, etc. wearily, heavily, or slowly; crawl; drag
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To proceed in a slow or lazy manner; putter:
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(Law) To relinquish (a right etc.); to give up claim to; to forego.
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A delay, as a formal delay in a proceeding.
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A manner of grasping an opponent, as in wrestling or aikido:
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An interruption or a delay:
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The act of retaining or the condition of being retained:
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The condition of having the natural powers obstructed in their usual course; the arrest of the vital functions; death.
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(Now Rare) An impeding or being impeded; obstruction
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(Countable) A temporary state of custody or confinement, especially of a prisoner awaiting trial, or of a student being punished.
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A sexual relationship, not serious but often illicit.
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A temporary cessation of fighting by mutual consent; a truce.
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The definition of an obstacle is something that gets in the way or that slows or stops progress.
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Something that forms an obstacle to continued activity, a blockage.
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Deferment.
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The state of being adjourned.
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A lessening of amount due, as in either work or money or intensity of a thing.
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(Football) An attempt to advance the ball from scrimmage by carrying it.
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A hurrying or being hurried; rush; urgency
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The act of moving rapidly:
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A payment made before due, as of wages
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Efficient speed; promptness
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Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
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To go, progress, or develop faster
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To help the progress of; promote.
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To speed up; accelerate:
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Facilitate is defined as to make something easier.
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To speed up or make easy the progress or action of; hasten; facilitate
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(Intransitive) To move with haste.
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Efficient speed; dispatch
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A stop or break in speaking or reading, which clarifies meaning
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An instant of time.
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(Usually uncountable) One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
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In a dissipated, immoderate way:
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(Slang) To have sex with. (See also do it)
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Find another word for delays. In this page you can discover 99 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for delays, like: waits, respites, reprieves, moratoria, lags, stops, waivers, detains, stays, retards and checks.