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synonyms for deferred

  • delayed
  • negotiated
  • postponed
  • adjourned
  • assessed
  • charged
  • funded
  • pigeonholed
  • prolonged
  • protracted
  • remanded
  • renegotiated
  • scrubbed
  • stalled
  • held up
  • in waiting
  • indebted
  • on hold
  • on the shelf
  • staved off

antonyms for deferred

MOST RELEVANT
  • advanced
  • forwarded
  • furthered
  • hastened
  • hurried
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How to use deferred in a sentence

Wells Fargo’s February settlement with the Justice Department includes a deferred prosecution agreement that’s contingent on the bank “continuing to cooperate with further government investigations.”
THE BIGGEST BUSINESS SCANDALS OF 2020LEE CLIFFORDDECEMBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
More than a century of deferred work, however, means it’s hard to get into places that need thinning.
SUPPRESSING FIRES HAS FAILED. HERE’S WHAT CALIFORNIA NEEDS TO DO INSTEAD.JAMES TEMPLESEPTEMBER 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
On July 23, an anonymous foundation employee told Eater that the lengthy list of demands was “met with more gaslighting and deferred action.”
THE MESS THAT IS THE 2020 JAMES BEARD AWARDS, EXPLAINEDELAZAR SONTAGSEPTEMBER 11, 2020EATER
The report noted customer satisfaction scores may have been boosted by the fact that many callers were seeking deferred payment arrangements during the pandemic—and getting them.
THE FUTURE OF THE CALL CENTERALAN MURRAYSEPTEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
That is until August, where digital ad revenue was up year-on-year due to the release of pent up demand or deferred campaigns.
‘WE’RE GETTING MORE USED TO THE UNCERTAINTY’: BBC GLOBAL NEWS CHIEF ON AD-FUNDED NEWSLUCINDA SOUTHERNSEPTEMBER 10, 2020DIGIDAY
All applications, including therein any on which action may have been deferred because in excess of the aforesaid 10 per cent.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The Annandale men deferred reply till the morrow, and slipped away to their homes overnight.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
But on August 11, he countermanded the order for these ships and men, 'the King having deferred his expedition for the present.'
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
The cost of this conversion naturally increases the longer action is deferred, and in any case would be very great.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
I had intended to make an excursion to the Lake Vaihiria, but deferred doing so, in order to be present at the burial.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
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WORDS RELATED TO DEFERRED

  • deferred
  • late
  • postponed
  • put off
  • slowed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.