Meaning of “procrastinate” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “procrastinate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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procrastinateverb [ I ]

us /prəˈkræs·təˌneɪt/

to delay doing something:

When it comes to housework, I tend to procrastinate.

(Definition of “procrastinate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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We cannot therefore procrastinate in any way in adopting specific measures for our own sake and the sake of future generations.