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shelve

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  • verbdefer, postpone
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Synonyms for shelve

verb defer, postpone
  • freeze
  • give up
  • mothball
  • prolong
  • put off
  • suspend
  • waive
  • delay
  • dismiss
  • drop
  • hold
  • pigeonhole
  • prorogue
  • scrub
  • sideline
  • stay
  • table
  • hang up
  • hold off
  • hold over
  • hold up
  • lay aside
  • put aside
  • put on back burner
  • put on hold
  • put on ice
  • slow up
  • tie up

Antonyms for shelve

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

More words related to shelve

adjourn

verb. stop a proceeding
  • curb
  • defer
  • delay
  • discontinue
  • hold off
  • hold over
  • hold up
  • postpone
  • prorogue
  • put off
  • recess
  • restrain
  • shelve
  • stay
  • suspend
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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