Meaning of delayment in English:

delayment

Pronunciation /dɪˈleɪm(ə)nt/

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noun

  • Delay; procrastination; the action of deferring or postponing something; an act or instance of this.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Gower (d. 1408), poet. Originally from Middle French delaiement, delayement procrastination, delay from delayer + -ment.