Sentence Examples


  • I am not to blame that the Minister is vacillating, a coward, dense, dilatory, and has all bad qualities.
  • It would be in character from him to employ dilatory tactics like Assad.
  • It also criticized the " dilatory attitude " of the immigration service, which inspectors said were not monitoring those liable for deportation.
  • Other rigidities compound the problem, for example the control of staff by arbitrary head count, and the dilatory procedures for filling vacancies.
  • Of course my dilatory way of replying to all letters makes it far worse.

How would you define dilatory? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus