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Synonyms for dillydally

postpone doing what one should be doing

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THIS is no time for parents to dillydally over whether to get their youngsters vaccinated against measles.
SUN VALLEY - If you want to grab what you want for lunch at the school cafeteria and eat it before the bell rings, sophomore Meri Sarkisyan has learned, you can't dillydally.
To ensure that his men would not dillydally, Canieso ordered artillery fire to land a few feet behind them as they went up the hill.
The FO spokesman Abdul Basit said India wants to dillydally the resolution of problems by jettisoning the negotiations.
And a bill signed by the governor last week gives public agencies more time to dillydally in responding to public-information requests.