Part of speech:
Late or behindhand.
The definition of underdeveloped is having a low standard of living, or immature.
Not progressing and developing as fast as others, as in economic and social aspects
To detain in a jail.
To shut up within or as within walls; imprison, confine, or seclude
To imprison; jail
To put or keep in prison; jail
To move, walk, go along, etc. wearily, heavily, or slowly; crawl; drag
To diminish the energy or strength; fatigue:
To delay, linger, be tardy, etc.
To leave, arrive, or occur at irregular intervals
To make or become less tense, taut, or firm; loosen:
To walk at a leisurely pace; stroll.
To postpone or delay needlessly.
To linger in an aimless way; spend time idly
To signal with or as if with a flag.
To cause to trail along a surface, especially the ground:
To waste time in hesitation or vacillation; loiter or dawdle
To retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time.
To walk in a lazy or clumsy manner, barely lifting the feet; shuffle
To move or proceed unevenly, jerkily, or laboriously, as because of being impaired, defective, damaged, etc.
To walk or move along haltingly or with difficulty; limp.
To become weak, ineffective, or unsteady, especially in performance:
To dance casually with sliding and tapping steps.
To lounge is defined as to lay around or sit around in some kind of comfortable couch or chair.
To sit, stand, or walk with an awkward, drooping posture.
To walk leisurely; stroll.
To walk or move heavily and laboriously; trudge
Inch is defined as to slowly move closer.
To employ delaying tactics:
So as to fall behind the correct time or rate:
To retard is to prevent progress or growth.
To detain is defined as to keep someone somewhere or cause someone to be unable to proceed.
To proceed in a slow or lazy manner; putter:
To waste time, especially in indecision; dawdle or vacillate.
(Football) To run with (the ball) after a direct snap from the center or after a handoff or pitchout
To treat with lead or a lead compound:
To cause to occur or be done more rapidly or too rapidly; accelerate the preparation or completion of; urge on
To run or go quickly and lightly:
To engage in or perform (a dance).
The definition of hasten is to cause something to happen more quickly, or to be quick to do something.
(Rare) To move in time; keep time
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
In a dissipated, immoderate way:
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