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Translation of "delay" - English-Spanish dictionary

delay

verb   /dɪˈleɪ/
A2 to make something happen at a later time than you planned aplazar Can you delay your departure until next week?
B1 to make someone or something late retrasar I was delayed by traffic.
noun   /dɪˈleɪ/
A2 the action of having to wait longer than expected retraso, demora An accident caused long delays on the motorway.
without delay
B1 immediately sin demora We need to deal with this problem without delay.
(Definition of delay from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

delay

verb /diˈlei/
to put off to another time aplazar, retrasar We have delayed publication of the book till the Spring.
to keep or stay back or slow down retrasar I was delayed by the traffic.
(Definition of delay from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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