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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   us   /-li/
Translations of “belated”
in Vietnamese đến muộn…
in Spanish con retraso, atrasado…
in Thai ล่าช้า…
in Malaysian terlewat…
in French en retard…
in German verspätet…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遲來的…
in Indonesian terlambat…
in Russian запоздалый…
in Turkish gecikmiş, geç kalmış, geç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 来迟的…
in Polish spóźniony…
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