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English Definitionto delay; to put off; to procrastinate
Simplified Script拖延
Traditional ScriptSame
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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(副) As an adverb
  1. Lingeringly.
(动) As a verb
  1. Keep in a position or state from an earlier period of time.
  2. Last unnecessarily long.
  3. Postpone or delay needlessly.
  4. Delay.
  5. Take one's time; proceed slowly.
  6. Lengthen or extend in duration or space.
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