Delay and Reserve


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Delay verb – To move or act slowly.
Reserve is a synonym for delay. In some cases you can use "Reserve" instead a verb "Delay".
Nearby Words: delayed, delaying, delayer
Synonyms for Delay


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Reserve verb – To arrange to have something (as a hotel room) held for one's future use.
Delay is a synonym for reserve in reservation topic. Sometimes you can use "Delay" instead the word "Reserve" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as keep, defer.
Nearby Words: reserved, reservation, reserving, reservist
Synonyms for Reserve

How words are described

infinite infinite delay infinite reserve
small small delay small reserve
massive massive delay massive reserve
large large delay large reserve
Other adjectives: huge, extra, significant, larger, smallest, available, fractional, shortest.

Common collocations

flight delay flight reserve flight
time delay time reserve time
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Reserve or Delay. 2016. Accessed October 28, 2020.

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