French English Dictionary

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retard in English:

1. backwardness

English word "retard"(backwardness) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Betty Grier" (Joseph Waugh)
Fiches du livre - "The Young Pitcher" (Zane Grey)
Fiches du livre - "Cobb's Anatomy" (Irvin S. Cobb)
Fiches du livre - "Orley Farm" (Anthony Trollope)
Fiches du livre - "Infatuation" (Lloyd Osbourne)

2. delay

In case the shipment is delayed, we have special delay insurance.
If the delay is simply an oversight, will you please take care of it at once?
delayed flight
... was inconclusive, because the delay was too short to...
John Tel is expected to delay the release of its chip set until August.
Every reporter sent his stories with the least possible delay.
I regret the delay in writing to you to thank you for your hospitality on my visit to your country.
Don’t delay leaving – it won’t ease your grief.
Malzahar opens up two portals to the Void which, after a 0.5-second delay, silence all enemies caught between them and deal them magic damage.
Sorry, I was delayed by the traffic. His delay cost the company thousands of dollars. I was delayed by traffic.
There was a delay at the airport because of the fog, but eventually our flight left four hours late.
I hate public transport delays! The plane to Spain was delayed by 2 hours, so we got to our hotel very late.
The period or amount of time during which something is delayed.
But they could not long have delayed her going home.
It has been announced for this year, and so this would not mean too much of a delay.

English word "retard"(delay) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Veranilda" (George Gissing)
Fiches du livre - "The Lady of Lynn" (Walter Besant)
Fiches du livre - "Shapes of Clay" (Ambrose Bierce)
Fiches du livre - "Humours of Irish Life" (Various)
Fiches du livre - "Among Famous Books" (John Kelman)