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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 2 votes

  1. procrastination

    dilatoriness, delay

    timeliness, punctuality, promptitude, alacrity

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. procrastination, cunctation, shillyshallynoun

    the act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or defering an action to a later time

    dilatoriness, cunctation, shillyshally

  2. dilatoriness, procrastinationnoun

    slowness as a consequence of not getting around to it

    dilatoriness, cunctation, shillyshally

Dictionary of English Synonymes3.0 / 2 votes

  1. procrastinationnoun

    dilatoriness, putting off, delay, tardiness, slowness

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "procrastination":

    indecision, foot-dragging, delay, indecisiveness, hesitation, postponement, delaying

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  1. Christopher Parker:

    Procrastination is like a credit card it's a lot of fun until you get the bill.

  2. Lord Chesterfield:

    Know the true value of time snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness no laziness no procrastination never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.

  3. Bill Dudley:

    The Fed could try to procrastinate, but if they do that, inflation will likely come back and then they'll have to slam on the brakes even harder. Procrastination doesn't really lead to a good outcome. That just leads to a harder landing down the road.

  4. Marco Gonçalves:

    The bearish sentiment that resulted in procrastination over deals at the start of the year has virtually vanished, we feel that announcements are finally gaining momentum.

  5. Tim Pychyl:

    Guilt is the No. 1 emotion correlated with procrastination.

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