húz-halaszt

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

húz (to pull, draw) +‎ halaszt (to delay)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhuːshɒlɒst]
  • Hyphenation: húz-‧ha‧laszt
  • Rhymes: -ɒst

VerbEdit

húz-halaszt

  1. (transitive) to procrastinate (to continually delay something)
    Csak húzták-halasztották a döntést.They kept putting off the decision.

ConjugationEdit

  • Both verbs are conjugated independently, always connected with a hyphen.