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English definition of “procrastinate”


verb [I]     /prəˈkræs.tɪ.neɪt/ US  /proʊ-/
to keep delaying something that must be done, often because it is unpleasant or boring: I know I've got to deal with the problem at some point - I'm just procrastinating.Delaying and wasting time procrastination     /-ˌkræs.tɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ noun [U] Delaying and wasting time
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