What does delayed mean?

Definitions for delayed
de·layed

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word delayed.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. delayedadjective

    not as far along as normal in development

ChatGPT

  1. delayed

    Delayed generally refers to something happening at a later time than originally planned or expected due to some kind of interruption or hindrance. It could be related to an event, action, process, or mechanism being postponed or slowed down.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delayed

    of Delay

How to pronounce delayed?

How to say delayed in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of delayed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of delayed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of delayed in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    What we've done is we've delayed it so they won't be relevant in the Christmas shopping season, just in case they might have an impact on people.

  2. Stacy Parks Miller:

    They literally delayed getting him help. And when they finally did call for help they did not tell anyone that he had fallen, when he arrived at the hospital it was too late.

  3. Adrian Emch:

    Companies making a joint tender bid have faced serious difficulties: if they sought antitrust approval, incorporation of the JV could be delayed and the opportunity might be gone by the time approval came, an alternative would be not to file, but this might breach the law. Damned if you do, damned if you don't.

  4. Congress One source:

    The Biden administration inherited a deadline without a clear plan of how to get there, but they then undertook their own review. And in April, Biden decided to go ahead with it and delayed the withdrawal timeline, so they did not exactly take the blueprint they were given in that regard.

  5. Antoine Houdebine:

    We were initially planning to start deliveries on Dec. 7 but the land there is sand and was not properly ready so the operation has been delayed.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

delayed#1#6366#10000

Translations for delayed

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for delayed »

Translation

Find a translation for the delayed definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"delayed." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 13 Apr. 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/delayed>.

Discuss these delayed definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for delayed? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    declare untrue; contradict
    A deny
    B blur
    C obligate
    D moan

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for delayed: