To be delayed in a dream, warns you of the scheming of enemies to prevent your progress. Delay Delay from a spiritual perspective suggests that the time is not right for a particular event or course of action.Delay If we are causing delay then we are not yet ready to take action: if someone else is the cause then we must wait for outside circumstances to be right.Delay Delay can signify a lack of organization and can also, through dreams, allow the expression of frustration.Delay (See Deferment)Delay 1. A period of disappointment, possible disagreements. 2. Possible ﬁnancial setbacks or difﬁculties (delayed trains or planes). 3. Plans for projects should be reviewed for possible obstacles.