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verb [intransitive]     procrastinate pronunciation in American English
/proʊˈkræst(ə)nˌeɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyprocrastinate
he/she/itprocrastinates
present participleprocrastinating
past tenseprocrastinated
past participleprocrastinated
  1. to delay doing something until later, usually something that you do not want to do

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procrastination

     procrastination pronunciation in American English
/proʊˌkræst(ə)nˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]
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