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No play—no dilatoriness—finished to the minute that it's looked for!

He had, however, the one fault common to all his tribe, that of dilatoriness.

The dilatoriness of the London publishers has just been mentioned.

He owed, however, his safety to nothing but Saavedras indecision and dilatoriness.

She hoped, with fluttering courtesy, that we would forgive her dilatoriness.

Owing to the dilatoriness of the signori they had been later in starting than was prudent.

There appears a dilatoriness, an indecision, in their proceedings.

But this is not the sole reason for their dilatoriness; they are indifferent.

His dilatoriness had made many of the Pretender's friends uneasy, and showed too plainly that he had been playing a double game.

Probably before a match starts twenty players have to wait for the dilatoriness of the other two.

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