delayed delayed  /dɪ ˈleɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not as far along as normal in development

News

  1. Sentencing delayed for former Utah deputy in strip search case

    Sentencing delayed for former Utah deputy in strip search case by Jessica Miller The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 12, 2013 11:59AM MDT Brigham City » Sentencing again has been delayed for a former Box Elder County sheriff’s deputy accused of conducting unlawful strip searches of women. Wednesday marked the second time sentencing has been delayed in 1st District Court for 37-year-old Scott ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  2. Hingham ferry delayed as President Obama arrives for Boston campaign rally

    The MBTA delayed a Wednesday morning ferry trip between Boston’s Rowes Wharf and Hingham because of a campaign appearance by President Barack Obama.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Hingham Journal

  3. Delayed micro-surfacing project begins this week on Lubbock roads

    Delayed micro-surfacing project begins this week on Lubbock thoroughfares
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Quotes

  1. "It's unfortunate that at a time when our nation is facing enormous challenges, many in Congress have delayed critical nominations for political purposes," the president said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Portfolio.com (blog)

  2. "Airports are very crowded, travelers are being stranded, and flights are delayed, sometimes with a full load of passengers sitting on the runway for hours," President Bush said after meeting with his top transportation officials. "We can do...
    on Nov 15, 2007 By: President Bush Source: USA Today

  3. "It was their technology. It was their spill cam. They are the ones that should have known right from the beginning and, either to limit their liability or because they were grossly incompetent, they delayed a full response to the magnitude of this...
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: Edward Markey Source: FOXNews

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