Definitions for cunctator

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. procrastinator, postponer, cunctator(noun)

    someone who postpones work (especially out of laziness or habitual carelessness)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cunctator(noun)

    one who delays or lingers

  2. Origin: [L., lit., a delayer; -- applied as a surname to Q. Fabius Maximus.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Cunctator

    a name given to Fabius Maximus on account of the tantalising tactics he adopted to wear out his adversary Hannibal.

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