the train was delayed for two hoursel tren se retrasó dos horas;we decided to delay our departuredecidimos retrasar la salida;what delayed you?¿por qué has tardado tanto?;to delay doing sth: we delayed going out until Jane arrivedretrasamos la salida hasta que llegara Jane;the illness could have been treated if you hadn't delayed going to the doctorse hubiera podido tratar la enfermedad si no hubieras tardado tanto en ir al médico;delayed broadcast(US)transmisión (f) en diferido;delayed effectefecto (m) retardado
don't delay!(in doing sth)¡no pierdas tiempo!;(on the way)¡no te entretengas!;¡no tardes!;¡no te demores!; (LAm)
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