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Synonyms for gained time

verb cause stop in action
  • adjourn
  • bar
  • block
  • defer
  • detain
  • hamper
  • hold
  • impede
  • keep
  • obstruct
  • postpone
  • prevent
  • prolong
  • put off
  • restrict
  • shelve
  • stall
  • stay
  • suspend
  • withhold
  • arrest
  • check
  • choke
  • clog
  • confine
  • curb
  • dawdle
  • deter
  • dilly-dally
  • discourage
  • drag
  • encumber
  • filibuster
  • inhibit
  • interfere
  • intermit
  • lag
  • linger
  • loiter
  • procrastinate
  • prorogue
  • protract
  • remand
  • repress
  • retard
  • slacken
  • table
  • tarry
  • temporize
  • bide time
  • gain time
  • hold over
  • keep back
  • lay over
  • stave off

Antonyms for gained time

  • abandon
  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • carry out
  • continue
  • do
  • encourage
  • expedite
  • forward
  • free
  • further
  • go
  • help
  • let go
  • open
  • permit
  • promote
  • release
  • support
  • complete
  • finish
  • hurry
  • leave
  • liberate
  • push
  • rush
  • unblock
  • dispatch
  • hasten
  • speed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.