Usage examples for delayed

  1. Fortunately, Edmunds had held out, or, rather, Langdon had delayed approaching him, long enough for me to gain my main point. – The Deluge by David Graham Phillips
  2. Bough swore with relief and surprise, delayed only to lock away the letter, and went to take a look. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  3. The man delayed a second. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss