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  Words related to postponement

Related / Similar Words: deferment, deferral, delay, hold, time lag, wait

 

Definition:
  • act of putting off to a future time;
  • time during which some action is awaited; "instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action";

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    Hyponyms: adjournment, prorogation, extension, moratorium, retardation

     

    Derivational Morphology: postpone, prorogue, hold over, put over, table, shelve, set back, defer, remit, put off, wait, hold off, hold back, hold, halt, arrest, check, retard, delay

     

     
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