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putting off

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  • verbdefer, delay
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Synonyms for putting off

verb defer, delay
  • adjourn
  • hold off
  • postpone
  • reschedule
  • shelve
  • suspend
  • dally
  • dawdle
  • dillydally
  • drag one's feet
  • hold over
  • lag
  • lay over
  • linger
  • loiter
  • poke
  • prorogue
  • put back
  • retard
  • stay
  • tarry
  • trail

Antonyms for putting off

  • carry out
  • continue
  • do
  • accomplish
  • achieve
  • succeed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to putting off

adjournment

noun. discontinuation or delay of a proceeding
  • break
  • deferment
  • deferral
  • intermission
  • interruption
  • pause
  • postponement
  • prorogation
  • putting off
  • recess
  • stay
  • suspension

delay

noun. deferment, interruption
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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