to postpone, defer, or put off to a later time
- But I think that you're right to delay your patient's ACL surgery until after she delivers.
From Jackson Accuses April of Job Stealing - Grey's Anatomy 13x14
- Guys, seriously, you have to delay 2 days.
From Mike Uses the Wrong Two Words to Keep the Peace - Bless This Mess
- We have a requirement in New Glenn that launch shall not be delayed by any one sensor being out.
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the amount of time that someone waits for something that is late
- Three-hour delay and a completely full flight.
From Top 10 Worst Things That Happened to Stewie Griffin
- There's gonna be a little delay on the clown.
From Happy Birthday, Miles - Uncle Buck (6/10) Movie CLIP (1989) HD
- To be fair, there was about a 4 or 5-second delay there.
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