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procrastination

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act or habit of procrastinating; a putting off to a future time; delay; dilatoriness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act or habit of procrastinating, or putting off to a future time; delay; dilatoriness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of postponing, delaying or putting off, especially out of habitual carelessness or laziness.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or defering an action to a later time
  • noun slowness as a consequence of not getting around to it

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Latin prōcrāstinātiō, from prōcrāstinō ("procrastinate"), from prō + crāstinus ("of tomorrow"), from crās ("tomorrow").

Examples

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  • Bilby, weren't you going to list this?

    April 24, 2009

  • It's on my list of words to consider listing tomorrow.

    April 24, 2009

  • Funny, I was going to start some tomorrow.

    April 24, 2009

  • We can't possibly both do it tomorrow. We'll have to do it next week then.

    April 24, 2009

  • Next week?! The world isn't gonna blow up if you wait until May.

    April 24, 2009

  • Isn't May next week? Or did someone postpone it?

    April 24, 2009

  • Next weekend, yes. But is bilby really planning to do some work during the weekend?

    April 24, 2009

  • Yea. May be next week.

    April 25, 2009

  • Maybe May may be a good time to start procrastinating.

    April 25, 2009

  • If it's May already you might as well wait until summer is over -- it's such a busy time anyway.

    April 25, 2009