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belated

adjective uk   /bɪˈleɪ.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/
coming later than expected: a belated apology They did make a belated attempt to reduce the noise. Belated birthday greetings!
belatedly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “belated”
in Spanish con retraso, atrasado…
in French en retard…
in German verspätet…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遲來的…
in Russian запоздалый…
in Turkish gecikmiş, geç kalmış, geç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 来迟的…
in Polish spóźniony…
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