Rush and delayed!

protract
(v)
prǝ-TRACT
Meaning

prolong; draw out; lengthen in time; cause to go on for longer

1st Sample Sentence

I don't wish to protract this discussion any longer, becaue it is leading nowhere.

Root

pro (forward)#trahere (to draw) (Latin)

Antonyms

curtail

Mnemonics

remember protractor which we use for problems in geometry. It "extends" from 0 to 180 or 360 degrees.

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