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postpone

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  • verbput off till later time
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Synonyms for postpone

verb put off till later time
  • adjourn
  • defer
  • delay
  • hold up
  • shelve
  • suspend
  • pigeonhole
  • prorogue
  • table
  • cool it
  • give a rain check
  • hang fire
  • hold off
  • hold over
  • lay over
  • put back
  • put on back burner
  • put on hold

Antonyms for postpone

  • advance
  • continue
  • expedite
  • forward
  • further
  • hasten
  • hurry
  • carry out
  • do
  • maintain
  • persevere
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to postpone

adjourn

verb. stop a proceeding

call off

verb. discontinue

called off

verb. discontinue

calling off

verb. discontinue

carry forward

verb. apply to next page, column, period, etc.

cut short

verb. stop earlier than intended
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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