Übersetzung von “defer” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /diˈfəː/ (past tense, past participle deferred)

to put off to another time

They can defer their departure until tomorrow.


verb /diˈfə/ (past tense, past participle deferred)

(with to) to act according to the wishes or opinions of another or the orders of authority

déférer à
I defer to your greater knowledge of the matter.
deference /ˈdefərəns/ noun

willingness to consider the wishes etc of others

He always treats his mother with deference.

the act of deferring.

in deference to

showing respct for

par égard pour
I let him speak first, in deference to his superior rank.
deferment noun ( deferral)

officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service

sursis d’incorporation
draft deferment for college students.

(Übersetzung von “defer” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)