German translation of 'adjourn'
1. (to another day) vertagen (until auf +acc)
he adjourned the meeting for three hours er unterbrach die Konferenz für drei Stunden
2. (US) (= end) beenden
1. (to another day) sich vertagen (until auf +acc)
to adjourn for lunch/one hour zur Mittagspause/für eine Stunde unterbrechen
2. (= go to another place)
to adjourn to the living room sich ins Wohnzimmer begeben
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Example Sentences Including 'adjourn'
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A post-mortem examination was due to take place on her body and an inquest opened and adjourned.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Case was adjourned to hear from the ambulance service.The Sun (2014)
He was not present and the case was adjourned until next week.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
His application was refused and his case has been adjourned.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Instead, the meeting will be adjourned indefinitely.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
No pleas were entered and the cases were adjourned.The Sun (2013)
The case at York crown court was adjourned until today.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The case had to be adjourned until next week.The Sun (2013)
The case was adjourned at Salisbury crown court.The Sun (2016)
The case was adjourned for four weeks.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The case was adjourned for three weeks for reports before sentencing.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The case was adjourned to crown court next month.The Sun (2012)
The case was adjourned until April for sentencing.The Sun (2017)
The case was adjourned until next month.The Sun (2016)
The case was adjourned until this week.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The court adjourned indefinitely while the contents of the recordings are studied.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The identity of the driver was being withheld until an inquest was opened and adjourned.The Sun (2016)
The inquest is expected to be opened and adjourned.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The inquest was adjourned for further investigation.The Sun (2017)
The inquest was adjourned to next week.The Sun (2014)
The inquest was adjourned until a full hearing can take place.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The inquest was adjourned until next year.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The inquest was adjourned until the completion of the criminal case.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The judge adjourned the crown court hearing.The Sun (2011)
The trial was adjourned for a week.The Sun (2011)
The trial was adjourned until Thursday.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The trial was adjourned until next year.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Their inquests were opened and adjourned yesterday.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They had barely begun before the court adjourned to a nearby carpet for sunset prayers.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Soon the meeting was adjourned with the leaders promising to "look into the matter further.Christianity Today (2000)
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'adjourn' in Other Languages
British English: adjourn VERB
If a meeting or trial is adjourned or if it adjourns, it is stopped for a short time.
The proceedings have now been adjourned until next week.
Translation of adjourn from the Collins English to German Dictionary