Đồng nghĩa của slow down

Alternative for slow down

Verb

To prevent from progress
delay hinder hold back hold up impede retard set back slow slow up inhibit hamper obstruct curb check restrain restrict interfere with block handicap encumber stop trammel thwart cramp arrest fetter hamstring stymie shackle frustrate constrain stall baulk prevent balk halt limit hobble interrupt handcuff clog bridle foil bar decelerate cumber hog-tie tie up hang up detain manacle short-circuit put a brake on stay embarrass cripple deter curtail keep back bog down get in the way of throw a spanner in the works of suppress brake forestall bork hold stand in the way of throw a monkey wrench in the works of repress baffle derail disrupt withhold choke shut down get in the way postpone control catch slacken reduce prohibit crimp smother regulate rein in stonewall freeze hold in interfere defer put back retardate still stifle mire pause close off shut off weigh down moderate shelve bring to screeching halt put off put the brakes on make late keep under control pull up draw up hold down nip in the bud suspend counteract keep keep in check fetch up stem the flow of inconvenience discourage forbid tie lessen decrease loiter confine interdict stem bind entangle contain back off choke off take down debar put an end to rein neutralize sandbag avert faze keep waiting stunt muffle cramp one's style govern box in contravene oppose fight back bring to a standstill muzzle keep a lid on tame crab be a hindrance to wind down bottleneck bite back remit cut back saddle with scupper sabotage choke back neutralise prorogue cut off hold over bring up embog ruin get bogged down discontinue preclude sink obscure throttle screen complicate monkey with overload dissuade from disadvantage incommode not move burden stand still shut out come to a standstill stand stand off throw a spoke in the wheel of throw a spanner in the works resist louse up peter out fence protract discomfit foul up screw up rattle give a hard time chain dam disconcert oppress bother charge discommode end intermit stave off hold off on prolong cause to wait cause to stay ensnare enmesh net capture straiten snag make difficult entrap temper hem in tether discipline keep lid on cool down keep a tight rein on measure rule gag button up keep within bounds keep the lid on peg put a limit on cool off keep tight rein on subdue entrammel strangle reef lose steam quiet let down flaps cut down abate back-water lag qualify hit the brakes lose speed procrastinate diminish anchor it cut short terminate squelch swallow repulse bottle up staunch put a spoke in someone's wheel pull in circumvent slacken pace play for time rebuff checkmate fix knock off bring to an end scrub sidetrack drop brace can dissuade quash ward taboo bit outlaw enjoin simmer down compose cool collect put on brakes put an stop to keep in leash debilitate make slower slack become slower get slower step down reduce in speed drag one's feet tie one's hands mothball adjourn do later pigeonhole put off the evil day lay on the table continue put off the evil hour put in cold storage take a rain check on put over stand over put in abeyance carry over put on ice table respite hold off reschedule put on the back burner hold in abeyance down hesitate loaf falter dawdle flag poke bog let up put a stop to cease quit intercept head off silence cork avoid ward off cork up break off calm delimit fend off constrict submerge quell deaden pocket desist circumscribe cap obviate forfend rule out finish mitigate lay off leave off conceal quench break ban keep down forgo eschew master forbear kill refuse dampen tranquilize soothe desist from jam close cancel give up divert pacify counter overpower evade modulate deny tranquillize abstain hold in check renounce tone down overcome pack in turn aside kick keep at bay settle proscribe stanch stamp out steer clear of defeat put a lid on damp abandon mellow disturb occlude disallow lull squash hide damp down exclude dodge withstand gulp back congest soften stuff extinguish quieten shut in stop up nullify shush crack down on allay escape pick off tie down shun lock up clog up sidestep ease bung up plug up abjure skirt clamp down on reject break up refrain from cut out give over pull the plug on call a halt to pack up do without soft-pedal keep off defend against keep from abstain from forbear from corner conquer determine imprison intern plug mute set affect influence mollify adjust barricade coop up impair direct impose limits on set limits on jail gaol conclude box up keep in line abort deflect duck guide ostracize blockade block up bottle rein back cover up shorten abbreviate abridge censor disadvise scare immobilize cut keep secret make illegal immobilise fill up fill close out belay bung lullaby refrain quelch suffocate jam up deprive becalm salve embargo hush bring under control pass palliate save die ostracise get the better of clot crack down waive forswear dissolve pre-empt help bypass repel turn off stopper shake chill estop defend talk out of assuage place a limit on lay aside drown throw cold water on placate dispose forsake relax call it quits call a halt put a damper on gum up mark off stop oneself put half nelson on put on hold put on back burner put on the shelf pour cold water on come to a stop leave alone appease comfort balm come to a halt bite one's lip put the kibosh on withhold from push back prevent oneself from swear off restrain oneself from steer clear prevent yourself from count out not give in to stop oneself from fight off ease up anticipate straitjacket manage tie someone down hang on hold the fort resist attack fight choke something back cushion relieve come down hard on crush hold something in demarcate re-collect act against cross destroy gulp scotch monitor keep control of bound left out keep feeling inside oneself enclose trap bring to naught collar discountenance circumnavigate veto incarcerate boycott blacklist rally recover inspect disfavour disfavor warn indispose frighten deprecate keep on a string spoil park garrote garrotte gain control over gain mastery over prevent from making progress inc lock in fence in necessitate close in immure concuss shotgun stave retain specify demark prescribe seal caulk elude keep a rein on slam on the brakes bring into line disqualify keep from happening define delimitate girdle not allow to go beyond keep within the limits of sideline criminalize set a limit on say goodbye to cut into break into block out close up put the brakes on take out of play snuff put at a disadvantage bring an end to drag feet hold captive clip someone's wings put out hush up heap shower shroud blackball except eliminate choke up pack put a ceiling on arrive buck lay down the law to someone nix spike put straitjacket on throw monkey wrench in put out of commission cramp someone's style place at a disadvantage give disadvantage take out resolve reconcile solace make up console tune down keep hold of tamper sever keep within limits block off confuse obturate hold the line declare taboo criminalise trouble conflict override exile draw the line on mince check oneself turn down make it impossible for make impossible make it impracticable for give the thumbs down to declare illegal put the chill on give the red light to say no refuse to pay dam up gibbet gunge up wring shut out of noose squeeze freeze out silt up temperate tongue-tie ice dispense with harness make impracticable miss stay away from make up for deny yourself shake off break the habit of skip out on get around shrink from shirk stay away get out of restrain from counterbalance skip shy from negate get there draw to a halt haul up reach a standstill bulwark guard disband prorogate recess impound hogtie let call off axe erode elide undermine dock truncate syncopate decide fight shy of resist the temptation to take the pledge give a wide berth to go on the wagon avoid doing sit out be temperate pass up not touch have nothing to do with not do take the cure jack in bring to a close bring to a halt put aside parry alleviate dummy up dry up shut up get back at reply beat off defend yourself retaliate put up a fight riposte meet halfway cool out play down rescind scrap call bring repeal revoke recall clip take a breather from put on a back burner pin down pull back sit on put away sway inactivate hang fire omit file pink-slip keep in abeyance lay over cover fend enfetter enchain gyve pinion cheat damage weaken compromise condition dictate form shape mould chain up clap secure cuff have on a tight leash stop dead break short leave unfinished stop cold stop short stop in full flow internalize stroke reassure fall scratch cry off ax internalise modify touch alter underlie safeguard against secure against protect against shield against seize predispose mold incline work on shepherd directionalize act on rock to sleep take the sting out take it easy chill out settle down quiet down ease off take the edge lay back stand up for guard against skirt round defend oneself against keep at arm's length take impact on exert influence on put in irons clap in irons lick expropriate grab snatch commandeer have an effect on be a factor in act like a wet blanket stop midstream mark down retrench lower economize economise contract slash infringe encroach on tie someone's hands have an impact on attack ambush challenge gentle humble knock it off put in chains cow appropriate interlope confront shortstop accost interpose hijack tackle waylay buttonhole reclaim bust keep under wraps keep inside black out clamp down come down on take severe measures against take stern measures against tighten up on get tough pounce on take on get tough on come down on like a ton of bricks come down heavily on water down get a grip on swoop down on cut in take away forego make off with quit cold cease to indulge in go without lay off of kick the habit kick over head off at pass elapse lapse expire go waver dither stagger vacillate wabble teeter balance wobble scruple limp stumble whiffle wind up dead-end wink out come to an end bring to a stop be over call it a day close down be suspended put a sock in draw to a close be abandoned come to a close blow the whistle on hold at bay put a cork in stem the flow bring to standstill be broken off shilly-shally wiggle-waggle draw to a stand hang back come to rest

Verb

Completely disrupt
play havoc with disarrange disorder disorganize disrupt disturb interfere with convulse delay hamper hold up impede obstruct retard slow unsettle upset derange ruin turn upside-down blight cause confusion in cause turmoil in crush dash frustrate mar quash quell spoil throw into confusion throw into disarray throw into disorder undo wreck demolish devastate foul up louse up make a mess of mess up sabotage scotch screw up shatter banjax do in nix queer scupper stymie cruel dish euchre make a hash of put paid to blow a hole in put the kibosh on put the lid on throw a spanner in the works of throw a monkey wrench in the works of destroy bring to naught impair injure put an end to blow muck up harm undermine thwart smash annihilate cripple end damage hinder foil botch prevent put at risk crool bring to an end put a stop to do for vitiate balls up cook someone's goose upset someone's apple cart scar disfigure nullify stain decay afflict trash disappoint taint endanger put a damper on glitch up hurt imperil jeopardize prejudice threaten be detrimental to bodge be prejudicial to jeopardise be disadvantageous to be deleterious to invalidate compromise confuse jumble discompose muddle disarray dishevel muss defeat overturn subvert rumple shuffle tousle dislocate scramble put off disjoint mix up upset the apple cart stop hash discombobulate tumble throw shake rummage rattle one's cage rattle intrude on break up psych out cut short agitate muddy the waters bollix topple squelch neutralize obliterate eradicate cancel out render ineffective wrack skin abate crimp overreach have cramp impoverish break outsmart outmaneuver neutralise decimate offset raze abolish outmanoeuvre outfox craze overthrow unbuild work against rain on someone's parade make waves bring down torpedo ravage deface blemish tarnish crab flaw endamage mangle blast total defile maim wreak havoc on despoil cross up disable poison weaken desecrate desolate bloody mutilate depress incapacitate diminish block extinguish muller sink baulk squash waste derail curb scuttle restrain dismantle pulverize debase balk nuke pulverise rough up nip in the bud deflate attack subdue lessen reduce suppress deteriorate debilitate counter sully reduce to nothing break down check enervate snooker baffle dilapidate circumvent enfeeble clobber level gut discomfit corrupt checkmate vaporize distort ruinate outwit nobble cream corrode blot halt confound scourge disfeature ravish spoliate shock batter sap ding tweak vaporise knock down tear down pull down scratch put a spoke in someone's wheel cause detriment to bring to ruin make useless be a blot on the landscape take out wrench shake up lay in ruins put the mockers on negate interrupt terminate dampen dispatch lay waste to worsen mess blunt decrease vandalize twist inhibit smother stifle eliminate smirch nick besmirch bust flatten make of no use or value pollute overwhelm spike hit annul handle roughly dump on vandalise do mischief to deplete bend bruise detract warp forestall kill leave in ruins rub out reduce to rubble bring to nothing wreak havoc upon lay waste clean out wipe out leave desolate contravene obviate debar abort bar repel repress deter destabilize unfit devaluate devalue cheapen disqualify repulse parry lose strength blank counterplot cross bury harsh darken put the stopper on take wind out of sails cause setback get the better of put end to stand in the way of upset one's apple cart beat down wound devitalize cloud butcher inconvenience scorch wither touch overshadow bring a note of sadness to cast gloom over cast a gloom upon cast a pall over cast a shadow over throw a monkey wrench into put out of action put out of commission do harm to detract from smash up destabilise take the edge off take the shine off lame hack take the enjoyment out of take the pleasure out of lacerate dismember mangulate cut adulterate expurgate cut up censor bowdlerize plunder depredate sack pillage disgrace amputate cut to pieces tear limb from limb hack up bowdlerise hash up tear apart take apart queer someone's pitch fell dynamite crash take explode smite bomb raze to the ground blow to bits blow sky-high overcome blow to pieces blow up maraud oppose elude beat root traverse bilk hang up halt in its tracks ditch duck run circles around throw monkey wrench in give the slip shake off give the run-around faze skip run rings around throw a spanner in the works disconcert buffalo promote dodge throw a monkey wrench in the works shuffle off juke

Verb

Relax after a period of work or tension
unwind relax de-stress loosen up rest ease off idle laze loaf repose unbend wind down ease up flop let up loll lounge luxuriate sit back slump chill chill out decompress do nothing play stand down unbutton outspan slack off take it easy amuse oneself be at leisure enjoy oneself entertain oneself quieten quieten down recline take time off hang loose kick back mellow out stay loose veg out calm down let yourself go quiet down let it all hang out make yourself at home take a break slacken settle down take a breather take time out take five stop settle abate become calm relent bask do less pause lie down cool off be calm compose oneself settle back simmer down take your ease put one's feet up take ten sit down put your feet up become peaceful take one's ease slacken off unlax lollop be less active take things easy become less restless stabilize snuggle down nap sleep doze take one's time knock off have a break sit around breathe easy stop work let your hair down collect oneself make less tense lighten up be quiet control oneself regain one's composure be still get hold of oneself snooze let oneself go make oneself at home adjourn break drowse feel at home slumber breathe recuperate break off desist catnap take one's leisure slack zizz kip stop for a breath catch one's breath lie by take a rest refresh yourself have a rest refresh oneself put feet up be at ease stretch out release cease relax one's efforts hold back take a breath be comfortable take a nap let down take life easy nod off get some kip take a siesta lie still have a snooze have a nap get some shut-eye catch some Zs have a siesta go to bed recharge one's batteries have a kip have a spell snatch forty winks have forty winks lessen stabilise ease tail off die down sprawl lie come up for air drop off catch forty winks lie back get some zizz nod siesta sleep lightly doss down cool it lounge around doss slouch be asleep couch retire lean back sleep like a log chillax sleep like a top turn in mellow laze around take forty winks be in the land of Nod catch a few Zs be in the arms of Morpheus hang out stretch oneself drape oneself crash stretch have a lie-down doze off drift off bum lazy footle dillydally dally dawdle cool down have a zizz drone cop some z's catch a wink hang about hit the hay hit the sack lay down goof off hack around kick around be dead to the world hang around catch some z's grab some z's take a snooze spread out be recumbent be prone put your head down catch a few 'z' s destress lie dormant soothe pacify rack get one's head down take a load off get some rack have sprawl out recess be supine let one's hair down refresh be drowsy get forty winks catch some few Zs get some shuteye take a chill pill daydream stone stop worrying sunbathe catch some zeds be sleepy suspend proceedings stop briefly bed restrain oneself hose down keep cool go easy pull in one's horns be prostrate stretch oneself out be stretched out have time out have a breather sun lie about warm oneself rest upon go to sleep pile in call it a day go up the stairs to Bedfordshire roll in lie upon toast yourself warm yourself sun oneself sit toast oneself swim in lean vegetate loiter oversleep yawn hang round bunk dream snore hibernate zzz conk out bed down be in the arms of morpheus rest in the arms of morpheus catch some zs fall asleep be in the land of nod fall out saw wood sack out zonk out go out like a light rest in the arms of Morpheus

Verb

To diminish to nothing
peter check contract curb decay decline degenerate drain droop drop ease ebb fade lower quiet rebate settle shrink sink slash slump taper wane waste abate calm down crumble curtail cut down depreciate deteriorate devaluate die down diminish drop off dry up dwindle evaporate fall off lessen let up lighten lose edge modify narrow down peter out quell reduce restrain run low shrivel slacken slack off soften subside tail away tail off weaken wear away wear down wither decrease taper off moderate de-escalate relent recede remit depress relax ease off ratchet down phase down fall flag mitigate temper impair grow less pall ease up wind down die away fall away die out slacken off drain away limit minimize deplete cut sag downscale plummet erode attenuate cut back get less grow smaller deflate quieten decrement roll back waste away dent clip come to an end blur become smaller minify minimise plunge slake downsize become less slack release become less intense knock down become weaker disengage rachet down take it easy go easy devalue inhibit draw to a close restrict bridle make less active devitalize sap fail wilt languish slow up drop away desist die off nosedive go down come down emaciate go tire lag take the bite out amputate close take the sting out thin crop slack up abridge soft-pedal melt away falter trail off relapse give way totter halt faint debase vitiate grow dim wear off grow faint lose spirit lose impoverish tremble fizzle out grow weaker thin out break up limp cripple scale down dial down alleviate tone down axe pare couch bring down trim run down ax make cutbacks in trim down mark down take the edge off cast down extenuate tighten dilute amortise take down make less trim back downgrade qualify amortize step down make smaller degrade worsen go downhill disappear atrophy fade away regress vanish slip rot collapse retrogress get worse retrograde disintegrate die lapse dissolve melt devolve slide spoil break down sicken stop evanesce cease terminate go to pot slow grow weak descend trail perish go to the dogs disperse backslide hang dim get smaller hit the skids go down the toilet lose strength pine calm disimprove pass dematerialize dissipate dull subdue go bad fall apart go into a decline clear end become emaciated become worse give out fall short shorten fall down grow worse go to pieces go from bad to worse evanish become debilitated run out pine away swag loll fade out bomb putrefy bust flop debilitate relieve vaporize moulder desiccate allay assuage damage discontinue mollify molder quieten down become fatigued succumb dispel dampen finish wizen concentrate parch grow tired give in dilapidate recidivate go backwards condense narrow become weak constrict still decelerate fly flee conk out bate shrivel up fag out fold go wrong go away come to nothing vaporise cool off die on vine fall to pieces become limp have a relapse suffer a relapse go down the tubes take a nosedive come to a stop pare down take a turn for the worse come to a halt settle down turn down level off flounder go pear-shaped decompose lose intensity ebb away go off peak lull decimate corrupt undermine weary retire withdraw gutter become dilapidated become shrunken modulate grow grow weary lose energy mummify flow away rescind trail away shape elongate slim wrinkle become enfeebled lose its effect lose its effectiveness corrode drift tumble move backward lose courage be neglected dry telescope soothe decompensate phase out thin down abbreviate retrench compress make something worse cave in cease to be pass away cease to exist be no more truncate close out elapse stagnate etiolate palliate appease determine expire quit conclude unlax coast cool compact hush deliquesce grow feeble rarefy bend dangle go through the floor hit the floor cut down on slim down make fewer cut back on dehydrate dehumidify squeeze stray become unimportant constringe capsule capsulize chill out cool it blast blight age bow pass off poop out vanish into thin air tucker out become less loud take in lose ground scrimp become marcescent revert stoop hang down break off wind up dead-end leave off wink out go dead pack in get ill again get worse again go down the primrose path leave the straight and narrow fall from grace go astray fall ill catch something become ill become stale drape volatilize be on the way out sling slouch suspend lop lean lose quality tucker become flaccid long hunger be taken ill be taken sick hanker yearn be in decline be on your last legs fall apart at the seams go into decline teeter ail brood despond slip back tire out let down wear out boil away become moribund yawn be slipping away wither away suffer slide back fall back be approaching death be in extremis be giving up the ghost be about to die have one foot in the grave be breathing one's last be on one's deathbed be at death's door be on one's last legs knock out get tired drift back go soft be overtaken be overcome become tired turn back go back to lose one's strength fizzle miscarry founder break malfunction crash stall idle be deficient compromise go awry go amiss be wanting pause be insufficient endamage fall through be ruined strike out yield interrupt be lacking stop working be damaged be faulty be defective act up be inadequate give up play up shut off be found lacking be unusable cease to function fall over cut short bite the dust cease to work not come to ripeness go kaput pack up go haywire seize up go phut develop a fault cut off cut out be on the blink give up the ghost go on the blink

Verb

To move backward or to back away
drop behind straggle drop back fall back fall behind lag behind give way retreat recede back away retire pull out give ground withdraw lose ground draw back go away recoil move away pull back back off depart leave shrink regress decamp back out move back run away take off go ebb retrocede retrograde back exit go back flee adjourn remove skedaddle bolt repair go off run off escape vamoose get away turn tail betake oneself peel out cut and run scram make off draw away hook it leg it seclude oneself quit absent yourself split vacate hightail it clear out beat it absent oneself run for it take flight run along distance oneself yield surrender regroup give back step back shrink back blench crawfish backpedal quake quail cower make oneself scarce take a hike take leave shut oneself away bail out abstract oneself take oneself move out of draw retreat from retire from blow check out bow out clear get lost shy away trail dally dawdle trail behind lag bring up the rear hang back be left behind not keep up not keep pace scarper head for the hills bug out fold evacuate make a quick exit make one's getaway cut out beat a hasty retreat beat a retreat break elude fly abandon disengage do a bunk take to one's heels light out skip off take a powder run do a fade evade levant skidoo do a runner fly the coop make a break for it make a run for it show a clean pair of heels leave for go to one's room separate shut oneself away in betake yourself part get off make an exit go out subside abate lessen decline sink dwindle wane diminish taper pall moderate lower remit fade fall return decrease ease de-escalate relent retrogress reduce go down ratchet down close taper off retract fall away drain away drop off drop let up phase down move further off die out die away die off flow back die down

Verb

To spend time in a relaxed, lazy manner
laze idle loaf lounge loll relax bum lazy lie unwind slack vegetate chill dally dawdle daydream dillydally footle skive veg drone bask doss goldbrick loiter malinger stall trifle lounge around take it easy hang about kill time lie about lie around loaf about loaf around loll about loll around lounge about bum around kick around kick back veg out waste time do nothing fritter away time goof off hang around hang round twiddle thumbs fool around hack around mark time pass time piddle about piddle around while away hours while away the hours fool away hang out knock around not lift a finger sit around be inactive be indolent be slothful be unoccupied stand around fritter away mooch around mooch about drift mooch saunter stroll piddle shirk evade dream be idle while away the time shirk one's duties take things easy let down languish stagnate fritter while slouch degenerate slummock moulder potter lollygag bludge molder laze around laze about slouch about slouch around sit back while away fanny about bat back and forth lay on one's oars bat about bob off kick one's heels go to seed rest on one's oars sit back and do nothing bat around kick your heels dilly-dally linger mope tarry creep putter delay mess around sprawl lag horse around drag diddle crawl procrastinate poke lallygag shilly-shally recline fiddle around goof around wait moon bat potter around futz twiddle your thumbs put off mess about drag your feet rest skulk trail flag amble fiddle droop straggle stay vacillate decline plod dither slacken stooge pause come to a halt fiddle about act the fool play around grind to a halt muck about clown take your time get no place fast do nothing much deteriorate repose slump fribble wander flop outspan doodle stand still decay luxuriate play fool about fritter time away hesitate hibernate stretch oneself hover lean back be slow shuffle drape oneself stagger putter around monkey around falter potter about hang fire fall behind while away time lie back be inert potter round beat the meat pass the time idle away time fill in time not keep pace sit on one's hands consume time idle away the hours hang loose amuse oneself chill out lie dormant drag one's feet take one's time spin one's wheels fart around lag behind exist weaken hang meander remain haunt frequent neglect lie down on job sit dodge lean make yourself at home go to pot do nothing in particular chillax twiddle lark twiddle one's thumbs be long be tardy be dilatory stooge around mosey be lazy shamble ramble halt go slowly slough dabble lurk traipse slack off bunk off temporize stonewall take a breather put your feet up take five take a break puddle mosey around temporise totter filibuster put off doing something stay put use delaying tactics let the grass grow under one's feet hang on play for time play a waiting game hold back be indecisive wait around hum and haw buy time futz around rust rot fall fester scrimshank trammel become stagnant stultify constipate be sluggish stifle hang back wag fall back decrease drop fail diminish lie fallow not move go stale go bad go rancid go off wane trail behind drag behind ebb gold-brick be remiss be negligent slow retard tail inch hobble trudge tool move slowly limp jelly toddle diddle-daddle play truant skive off bring up the rear fall off inch along drop behind be behind drop back slow up shlep along scrounge around dodge the column play hookey lose strength warm a chair play the wag evade one's duty swing the lead sit on one's butt

Verb

To move or pass at a slow speed, especially of time
drag crawl dawdle dally creep linger loiter delay lag tarry poke dillydally plod diddle mope limp inch lollygag lallygag nose snail trail straggle ooze slouch shuffle draggle shilly-shally lag behind hang back move slowly creak along go slowly trail behind limp along creep along advance slowly hang heavy wear on appear to pass slowly go on and on go on too long go at a snail's pace become tedious procrastinate dilly-dally put off drag your feet idle drag one's feet pause fall behind hang about get no place fast stall wait hesitate dither mark time hang around hang fire take your time take one's time saunter waste time amble vacillate temporize kill time putter drop behind stay temporise fritter away fool around edge loll loaf mosey toddle flag trudge trifle drift slacken falter tail tool while away time retard stagger be slow filibuster potter around potter about potter round not keep pace goof off horse around warm a chair put off doing something stay put use delaying tactics hang out sit around play for time play a waiting game be dilatory be indecisive hum and haw slack shirk move at a snail's pace schlepp along meander stonewall be long be tardy stroll traik bide totter boondoggle let the grass grow under one's feet hang on hold back wait around buy time remain fool with while away trifle with play games with fool about mooch skulk stop rest lodge push slide slip shamble wander ramble halt hover slough dabble lurk traipse hang round steer nudge ease adjourn waver defer prolong postpone protract haver goof around hold the phone stop over lose time maneuver shove squeeze manoeuvre move swither goldbrick cool pass time kick the can down the road postpone action defer action take a raincheck be undecided suspend action let slide drag one's heels hold off ease forward potter diddle-daddle fritter time away fall back decrease drop fail diminish shlep along scrounge around sit on one's butt bum around wane drag behind ebb slow hobble lounge jelly bring up the rear fall off inch along be behind drop back lose strength slow up sit tight fluctuate think twice equivocate oscillate hedge hold on gain time pussyfoot around hang prevaricate teeter blow hot and cold tergiversate wobble scruple wabble obstruct deliberate beat about the bush cease abide sit on the fence discontinue yo-yo stick around be irresolute be uncertain balk shillyshally get cold feet baulk desist balance be unsure pass the time dwell take a breather let up take a break stop briefly hem and haw reside await take ten call time have a breather take five squat put on hold perch bunk roost nest hold over sweat it out hold your horses hold your fire bide one's time stay behind keep on hold the fort be left see-saw refuse avoid rebuff evade resist be evasive be ambivalent palter fiddle about fritter away time take one's own sweet time while away the time burn daylight piddle adopt Fabian tactics drag your heels be in two minds faff about prevent block avoid committing oneself use dilatory tactics kick around kick about hinder stand distract divert stall for time use Fabian tactics avoid making a decision stick settle put something on the back burner endure remain behind put down roots outstay continue establish yourself stay out establish oneself employ delaying tactics tumble tremble surcease refrain take too long be leisurely proceed in a leisurely fashion not hurry refrain from lurch roll quaver sway bobble reel avoid the issue beat around the bush put something off take no action avoid doing something sojourn change one's mind break keep from doing something hold one's horses bivouac live inhabit cling interrupt break off stay over make camp stay on pull up sideline shake suspend take a breath reflect look forward lie in wait be patient lie low keep shirt on hold one's breath save it sweat it hang onto your hat cool it hold everything wait in the wings sit up for twiddle one's thumbs stand by wait on kick your heels cool your heels stay up for bide your time alternate come to standstill catch one's breath break it up demur seesaw pussyfoot stumble stop what you're doing doubt boggle flounder ponder mammer debate weigh be doubtful be hesitant shy away be reluctant be unwilling pull back think about sit on fence

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