Search results for delay

We have found multiple words delay. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
delay English (Verb Noun) (obsolete) To allay; to temper.. To put off until a later time; to defer.. To retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time. A period of time before an event occurs; the act of delaying; [...](obsolete) To allay; to temper.. To put off until a later time; to defer.. To retard; to stop, detain, or hinder, for a time. A period of time before an event occurs; the act of delaying; [...]
delay English (Verb) (obsolete) To assuage, quench, allay.. (obsolete) To dilute, temper.(obsolete) To assuage, quench, allay.. (obsolete) To dilute, temper.

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