Part of speech:
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 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
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:
The definition of a stave is a stick or strip of wood or metal used to make something, or a set of lines in a poem or song.
Interim is defined as a period of time between one event and another.
The act or process of slowing down; a slackening of pace:
(Music) The difference in pitch between two tones
Something that shoots, or spreads out, beyond the rest, or too far; an exuberant growth.
A slow person, esp. one who is always falling behind; loiterer
(Chem.) The amount of liquid retained or delayed during fractional distillation and certain types of solvent extractions
(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.
A payment made before due, as of wages
A moving forward or onward; progress
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
In a dissipated, immoderate way:
An instant of time.
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