without delay

  • 1 without delay — index as soon as feasible, immediate (at once), instant, instantaneous, instantly, prompt Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

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  • 2 without delay — without postponing, without detaining, without hesitation, immediately …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 3 without delay — Synonyms and related words: PDQ, all at once, all together, apace, at a blow, at a stroke, at once, at one blow, at one jump, at one stroke, at one swoop, at one time, decisively, directly, expeditiously, forthwith, immediately, in a hurry, in no …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 4 without delay — Instantly; at once. Also, within the tune allowed by law …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 5 done without delay — index summary Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 delay — I noun cunctatio, cunctation, dalliance, deceleration, deferment, demurral, detainment, detention, dilatoriness, impediment, intermission, interruption, lag, lateness, cessatio, mora, moratorium, pause, postponement, procrastination, prolongation …

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  • 7 delay — de|lay1 W3S2 [dıˈleı] n 1.) [C ] when someone or something has to wait, or the length of the waiting time ▪ Sorry for the delay, Mr Weaver. delay in ▪ Why was there a delay in warning the public? delay of ▪ a delay of about an hour… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 delay */*/ — I UK [dɪˈleɪ] / US noun Word forms delay : singular delay plural delays 1) a) [countable/uncountable] a situation in which something happens later or more slowly than you expected Why the delay? delay in: Try to find the reason for any delay in… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 delay — I. noun Date: 13th century 1. a. the act of delaying ; the state of being delayed < get started without delay > b. an instance of being delayed 2. the time during which something is delayed < a delay of 30 minutes > II …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 delay — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, enormous (esp. BrE), lengthy, long, major, serious, significant, substantial ▪ After a considerable …

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  • 11 delay — de|lay1 [ dı leı ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to do something later than is planned or expected: They agreed to delay the decision for as long as possible. I have delayed my return home because of the weather. Don t delay if you want …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 delay — [[t]dɪle͟ɪ[/t]] ♦♦ delays, delaying, delayed 1) VERB If you delay doing something, you do not do it immediately or at the planned or expected time, but you leave it until later. [V n/ ing] For sentimental reasons I wanted to delay my departure… …

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  • 13 delay — 1 /dI leI/ noun 1 (countable usually singular) the length of time between the moment when something should start and the moment it actually does start: Sorry for the delay, Mr Weaver. (+ of): a delay of twenty minutes | short/long etc delay:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 delay — 1. verb 1) we were delayed by the traffic Syn: detain, hold up, make late, slow up/down, bog down; hinder, hamper, impede, obstruct 2) they delayed no longer Syn: linger, dally …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 15 delay —   Lohi, kali, ho okali, apa.   Also: emo, pane e, ho opane e, ho ohākālia, ho olohi, ka unē, kā ele, hō olo olo, napa, ho onapa, āpa apāna, ho omole, ka uka u, ka ulua, kāwa u.    ♦ Without delay, emo ole.    ♦ To delay maliciously, ho okololohe …

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  • 16 Delay box — is a common slang term used in drag racing to describe an on board timer which is a Transmission Brake Delay Timer. A transbrake forces the race car to remain stationary at the starting line, in gear, regardless of how much engine power is… …

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  • 17 Delay-tolerant networking — (DTN) is an approach to computer network architecture that seeks to address the technical issues in heterogeneous networks that may lack continuous network connectivity. Examples of such networks are those operating in mobile or extreme… …

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  • 18 Delay Tolerant Networking — (DTN) is an approach to computer network architecture that seeks to address the technical issues in heterogeneous networks that may lack continuous network connectivity. Examples of such networks are those operating in mobile or extreme… …

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  • 19 Delay — De*lay , n.; pl. {Delays}. [F. d[ e]lai, fr. OF. deleer to delay, or fr. L. dilatum, which, though really from a different root, is used in Latin only as a p. p. neut. of differre to carry apart, defer, delay. See {Tolerate}, and cf. {Differ},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 without further ado — without further/more/ado phrase without any delay Without further ado, let’s begin the show. Thesaurus: happening or done quickly, suddenly or immediatelysynonym Main entry …

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