Antonyms of DELAYING

Examples of usage:

  1. Back again to the Privy Seal; but my Lord comes not all the afternoon, which made me mad and gives all the world reason to talk of his delaying of business, as well as of his severity and ill using of the Clerks of the Privy Seal. "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright" by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. Fanny knew it was of no use delaying longer and she answered gently, but decidedly, " Father, I have no desire to go to New Orleans. "Tempest and Sunshine" by Mary J. Holmes
  3. He stayed late at the mills, finding one pretext after another for delaying his return to Hanaford, and trying, while he gave one part of his mind to the methodical performance of his task, to adjust the other to some definite view of the future. "The Fruit of the Tree" by Edith Wharton
  4. The lawyers were much at variance with their opinions on the matter, some thinking that the judge had been altogether wrong in delaying his charge. "Phineas Redux" by Anthony Trollope
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