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postpone

verb [T]  us   /poʊstˈpoʊn/
to delay an event or arrange for it to take place at a later time: The trip has been postponed twice.
postponement
noun [C/U]  us   /poʊstˈpoʊn·mənt/
[C/U] Rain forced (a) postponement of the match.
Translations of “postpone”
in Arabic يُؤجّل…
in Korean 연기하다…
in Malaysian menangguhkan…
in French ajourner…
in Turkish ertelemek, tehir etmek…
in Italian rinviare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 延後,延緩,使延期…
in Russian откладывать, отсрочивать…
in Polish odkładać…
in Vietnamese hoãn…
in Spanish posponer, aplazar…
in Portuguese adiar…
in Thai เลื่อนออกไป…
in German verschieben…
in Catalan ajornar…
in Japanese ~を延期する, 先送りにする…
in Indonesian menunda…
in Chinese (Simplified) 推迟,延缓,使延期…
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