To make slow or slower; obstruct in motion or progress; delay; impede; clog; hinder.
To defer; postpone; put off.
Synonyms To detain, delay.
To be delayed or later than usual.intransitive verb
To stay back.transitive verb
To keep delaying; to continue to hinder; to prevent from progress; to render more slow in progress; to impede; to hinder; ; — opposed to
To put off; to postponenoun