other words for lose time
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
We had now better go into other details, so as not to lose time.
One does not lose time by stopping for food on a long journey.
He runs oftener than he walks, and leaps over an obstacle that he may not lose time in going round it.
They immediately decided not to lose time by climbing above the approaching storm, but to pass beneath it.
I soon had the bridle upon Missy, but would not lose time in putting on the saddle.
It was not Mr. Starr's purpose to lose time by staying where they were.
For his preceptor said that to comb himself otherwise, to wash and make himself neat, was to lose time in this world.
Anyhow Uncle Sam does not lose time: he knows too well that time is money.
Vinicius was, indeed, too much of a soldier to lose time in useless queries.
Then, because they feared Sweyn's return, and so dared not to lose time, they knew not what to do.