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British English: /dɪˈleɪ/
American English: /dəˈleɪ/

Translation of delay in Italian:


  • 2 (slowness)without (further) delay to apologize for one's delay in replying
    scusarsi per aver risposto in ritardo
    the government's inexcusable delay in publishing the report
    l'ingiustificabile ritardo del governo nella pubblicazione del rapporto
    there's no time for delay

transitive verb

  • 2 (hold up)
    causare un ritardo a, fare ritardare (train, arrival, post)
    rallentare (traffic, change, process)
    bad weather delayed us, we were delayed by bad weather
    il brutto tempo ci ha fatto ritardare
    flights were delayed by up to 12 hours
    i voli hanno avuto fino a 12 ore di ritardo

intransitive verb

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