Examples from the Web for procrastination
Procrastination is certainly a problem for many at work and school.‘Sleep Procrastination’ Is Real, and You Probably Do It|Charlotte Lytton|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Stop procrastinating” focuses your brain on procrastination.The One Simple Behavioral Secret Will Help You Meet Your Life Goals in 2014|Dave Asprey|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Eder Campuzano: Doing the laundry you put off for two weeks for free is like winning the World Series of procrastination.
“The time for procrastination and delay is over,” Kennedy said.
He has many noble qualities, but procrastination is his fault.A Son of Hagar|Sir Hall Caine
I have much news for you, my dear Edward, which only my inveterate habit of procrastination has caused to be left till now.The Honour of the Clintons|Archibald Marshall
I am sorry that any member of this House should make a motion with no other view but for procrastination.
"Procrastination is the thief of time," is another well-worn and excellent adage.Proverb Lore|F. Edward Hulme
Several heartbroken gentlemen, preferring anything to procrastination, threatened to shoot themselves.Anderson Crow, Detective|George Barr McCutcheon
Word Origin and History for procrastination
1540s, from Middle French procrastination and directly from Latin procrastinationem (nominative procrastinatio) "a putting off from day to day," noun of action from past participle stem of procrastinare "put off till tomorrow, defer, delay," from pro- "forward" (see pro-) + crastinus "belonging to tomorrow," from cras "tomorrow," of unknown origin.