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synonyms for procrastination

  • hesitation
  • pause
  • wavering
  • delaying
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How to use procrastination in a sentence

We have a limited number of Startup Exhibitor Packages available, and procrastination is not your friend.
EXHIBIT YOUR STARTUP AT TC SESSIONS: SAAS 2021ALEXANDRA AMESJULY 14, 2021TECHCRUNCH
Lots of people engage in “revenge bedtime procrastination,” which describes a tendency to push off sleep to make time for personal activities.
WHY DO WE PROCRASTINATE, AND HOW CAN WE STOP? EXPERTS HAVE ANSWERS.ANGELA HAUPTJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Consistently rewarding earliness, he said, could help curb procrastination.
WHY DO WE PROCRASTINATE, AND HOW CAN WE STOP? EXPERTS HAVE ANSWERS.ANGELA HAUPTJULY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Kick procrastination to the curb and keep more money in your wallet.
JUST ONE WEEK LEFT TO SAVE $100 ON TC EARLY STAGE 2021: MARKETING AND FUNDRAISINGALEXANDRA AMESAPRIL 23, 2021TECHCRUNCH
At the same time, there is always the human behavior of procrastination to keep in mind, so we also have to be able to support the late-season shoppers.
‘SHOPPING PATTERNS WILL FEEL LONGER AND FLATTER’: GAP’S CMO ON PREPARING FOR HOLIDAY CAMPAIGNSGABRIELA BARKHOOCTOBER 23, 2020DIGIDAY
The Daemon of procrastination has at length yielded to the Genius of Friendship, assisted indeed by the powers of fear and shame.
PRIVATE LETTERS OF EDWARD GIBBON (1753-1794) VOLUME 1 (OF 2)EDWARD GIBBON
The Directors, after much procrastination, drew up and submitted their case.
ART IN ENGLANDDUTTON COOK
But procrastination is a South American characteristic, and the affair drifted on until, in 1888, a Convention was made.
ARGENTINAW. A. HIRST
And Philip, never quite ready for any important decision, praised his lieutenant's delay, and inculcated further procrastination.
HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
Procrastination was a thief that had never succeeded in wresting much time from Hepworth.
THE BEAUTYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
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WORDS RELATED TO PROCRASTINATION

  • dabbling
  • delay
  • delaying
  • dilly-dallying
  • frivoling
  • idling
  • loafing
  • loitering
  • playing
  • poking
  • procrastinating
  • procrastination
  • toying
  • trifling
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