adjective. ['dɪˈleɪd'] not as far along as normal in development.
Words that Rhyme with Delayed
Example sentences of the word delayed
1. Verb, past participle
Ongoing mortgage payments become an issue if the sale of your home is delayed for several months or longer.
2. Verb, past tense
Despite having three times the troops of Lee, McClellan delayed a confrontation for reconnaissance.
Gastroparesis is also referred to as delayed gastric emptying.
Quotes containing the word delayed
1. Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
- Amos Bronson Alcott
2. You are not a victim. No matter what you have been through, you're still here. You may have been challenged, hurt, betrayed, beaten, and discouraged, but nothing has defeated you. You are still here! You have been delayed but not denied. You are not a victim, you are a victor. You have a history of victory.
- Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience
3. What if guns shot clouds, rather than bullets? Then they’d not only be peaceful, but they’d be delayed water guns. Is there a Nobel Farm Prize?
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE