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synonyms for lateness

  • backwardness
  • delay
  • prolongation
  • protraction
  • retardation
  • slowness
  • tardiness

antonyms for lateness

MOST RELEVANT
  • anticipation
  • earliness
  • promptness
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To make it up to Martin, he decides to direct Martin’s latest play.
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So the near future could see Newsmax, OAN and other upstart outlets capture the attention of 2021’s version of the tea party, the latest right-wing backlash to a Democratic president.
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Four months is too long not to have on display the work of a chef whose dished filled dining rooms at the late Emilie’s on Capitol Hill, with which he parted ways in June, and the beloved Himitsu in Petworth.
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He was confused by the plays he called late in the game and tried to retrace his steps.
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Michael Locksley is isolating at his Olney home, the latest college football coach to test positive for the coronavirus.
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The latest CBP figures show the flow of illegal narcotics into the United States also increased dramatically in October.
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Should Washington try to add help for its next game, at Dallas on Thanksgiving, it would have to sign a player by Friday at the latest.
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Quickly Fox switched to its late games, which were about to start.
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Minnesota also received two late first-round picks in return.
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As in, my understanding is that we should get moving on these things within five years, as 10 is probably too late.
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