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synonyms for belatedly

  • slowly
  • tardily
  • behind
  • behind time
  • behindhand
  • dilatorily
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How to use belatedly in a sentence

The Pac-12’s belated start meant its playoff hopes were going to ride heavily on whether somebody — and “somebody” was assumed to be Oregon — would bash everyone in its way.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WINNERS AND LOSERS: PAC-12 PLAYOFF HOPES DISAPPEAR WITH OREGON’S LOSSPATRICK STEVENSNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Speaking with reporters Thursday, he did not rule out taking action against the General Services Administration at a future date to force a belated recognition of his presidential transition.
LIVE UPDATES: GEORGIA SECRETARY OF STATE ISSUES CORRECTION, SAYING CERTIFICATION OF ITS GENERAL ELECTION RESULTS IS STILL UNDER WAYJOHN WAGNER, COLBY ITKOWITZ, MICHELLE LEENOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Apple’s belated embrace of the technology will go a long way toward taking it mainstream.
‘HI, SPEED:’ APPLE WALKS THE TIGHTROPE OF EMBRACING 5GCLAYCHANDLEROCTOBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
Because of its sensitivity to controversy, the Nobel committee has a habit of awarding belated prizes … sometimes decades late.
A NOBEL PURSUIT GONE WRONG?TRACY MORANOCTOBER 11, 2020OZY
To skywatchers, though, chiaroscuro was just an extremely belated recognition of a natural truth that their predecessors had discovered millennia earlier.
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Belatedly, Ruiz made radio contact with the doughnut, which was still well within range.
TIGHT SQUEEZEDEAN CHARLES ING
The rifle came up—and dropped back again as Alexander belatedly pretended that she had not seen him.
A PAGAN OF THE HILLSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
Belatedly, Brad recalled that the Cub leader and Mr. Holloway had expected to make a brief trip that morning to the mainland.
DAN CARTER AND THE RIVER CAMPMILDRED A. WIRT
"There's a lot uh cake you boys might just as well eat up," the Countess called belatedly.
FLYING U RANCHB. M. BOWER
Belatedly, he knew that the cutout which he held dangling, resembled Pillbot in outline.
THE 4-D DOODLERGRAPH WALDEYER
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WORDS RELATED TO BELATEDLY

  • behind
  • belated
  • belatedly
  • derelict
  • dilatorily
  • dilatory
  • in arrears
  • in the red
  • late
  • neglectful
  • negligent
  • overdue
  • remiss
  • tardily
  • tardy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.