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synonyms for postponed

  • delayed
  • suspended
  • adjourned
  • intermitted
  • prorogued
  • scrubbed
  • shelved
  • tabled
  • withheld
  • on hold
  • put off
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How to use postponed in a sentence

The American Athletic Conference released an updated schedule Friday to account for recently postponed games.
NAVY WILL HOST MEMPHIS AND TULSA TO MAKE UP GAMES POSTPONED BY CORONAVIRUS ISSUESKAREEM COPELANDNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Whether it’s the notion of postponing a show or whether it’s this idea of selling collections, you want to make sure that anything you do, you use people who you trust.
PLIGHT AT THE MUSEUMJEN TROLIONOVEMBER 20, 2020VOX
To this point, 78 college football games have been either canceled or postponed because of the virus.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL HAS BEEN BATTERED BY COVID. WHAT’S MOST STARTLING IS OUR ACCEPTANCE.BARRY SVRLUGANOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The new guidance says that “postponing travel and staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others this year” and offers questions Americans should ask themselves before making a trip.
CDC RECOMMENDS AGAINST THANKSGIVING TRAVEL AMID SURGE OF CORONAVIRUS CASESBRITTANY SHAMMASNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The NHL already postponed the 2021 Winter Classic in Minneapolis and the 2021 All-Star Game in South Florida.
THE NHL, FACING MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS, IS STILL TARGETING A JANUARY STARTSAMANTHA PELLNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Now, with the collapse in air travel, airlines that had been clamoring for the more-efficient Boeing jets suddenly are fighting for survival and looking to postpone deliveries.
FAA GIVES BOEING 737 MAX THE GREEN LIGHT TO FLY AGAIN, SHARES SOARKDUNN6NOVEMBER 18, 2020FORTUNE
In the latest Border Report, she spoke with an asylum-seeker from Venezuela whose initial court appearance was scheduled for March, but was postponed because of coronavirus shutdowns.
MORNING REPORT: WATER DISTRICTS WARY OF SAN DIEGO’S PIPELINE PLANVOICE OF SAN DIEGONOVEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Juan said he showed up at the port of entry for his case, only to be told all cases were postponed.
BORDER REPORT: ‘THEY CAN’T CONTINUE LIKE THIS IN MEXICO’MAYA SRIKRISHNANNOVEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Air Force and Army also will have the weekend off after their scheduled game in West Point was postponed Thursday.
NAVY’S FOOTBALL GAME AGAINST TULSA POSTPONED BECAUSE OF CORONAVIRUS CASES AT THE ACADEMYKAREEM COPELANDNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Virginia football team’s home game against Louisville scheduled for Saturday was postponed at least a week because of a rash of positive coronavirus tests among Louisville players.
VIRGINIA’S GAME AGAINST LOUISVILLE POSTPONED AFTER CORONAVIRUS CASES AMONG CARDINALSGENE WANGNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO POSTPONED

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