Definition of 'postponement'
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But dark clouds coming in from the sea and the crackle of distant thunder forced a postponement. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In Kenya political unrest has caused the postponement of elections until next year. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The postponement follows the internet giant's threats to close its Google. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The postponement was announced only four hours before the scheduled kick-off time of 7.45pm. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A five-hour deluge forced a postponement. The Sun (2012)
Trends of 'postponement'
Used Occasionally. postponement is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'postponement'
British English: postponement NOUN
The postponement of an event is the act of delaying it happening or arranging for it to take place at a later time than originally planned.
The postponement was due to a dispute over where the talks should be held.
Definition of postponement from the Collins English Dictionary
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