Deley or delay

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Deley
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Delay

Delay

Verb

Definition:

Make (someone or something) late or slow

Examples:

  1. The train was delayed

Synonyms:

  • Detain
  • Hold up
  • Make late
  • Retard

Delay

Noun

Definition:

A period of time by which something is late or postponed

Examples:

  1. A two-hour delay
  2. Long delays in obtaining passports

Synonyms:

  • Hold-up
  • Wait
  • Waiting period
  • Detainment

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The correct word is delay

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