Meaning of DELAY in English

DELAY

I

n.

1) to brook no ~

2) a ~ in (she apologized for the ~ in answering)

II

v.

1) ( G ) we ~ed sending the telegram

2) ( K ) he ~ed my calling the police

The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations.      Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям.