Example sentences for: dilatory

How can you use “dilatory” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A laziness or dilatory habit of mind?

  • The dilatory process is characterized by high biosynthetic activity and low dry matter accumulation.

  • It's no wonder Clinton is so dilatory: Pollard presents a dilemma with no satisfactory political solution: The entire national security apparatus, from Tenet to the FBI to the Defense Department to the State Department to the heads of House and Senate intelligence committees, adamantly opposes Pollard's release.

  • She was a dilatory walker, with always the same quip: Slow and steady wins the race.

  • The grain-filling process of cereal development typically has two processes: dilatory and filling.

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