What are some alternative words for adjourn?

Synonyms for adjourn
əˈdʒɜrn

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term adjourn.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjourn, recess, break up(verb)

    close at the end of a session

    "The court adjourned"

    Synonyms:
    fragmentise, fragmentize, decompose, collapse, interrupt, crash, retire, split up, pick, dismantle, break up, recess, part, crock up, sever, cut off, fragment, split, disperse, separate, disrupt, dissolve, crack, disassemble, break apart, calve, dissipate, scatter, break down, resolve, take apart, dispel, break, crack up, withdraw

  2. adjourn, withdraw, retire(verb)

    break from a meeting or gathering

    "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"

    Synonyms:
    call in, swallow, sequester, crawl in, seclude, crawfish out, retire, recess, crawfish, retreat, take, back away, break up, strike out, back out, put out, take back, hit the sack, pull away, take out, unsay, turn in, bow out, draw back, recede, bed, sack out, recall, move back, hit the hay, call back, go to sleep, sequestrate, draw, pull in one's horns, take away, go to bed, disengage, withdraw, draw off, pull back, kip down, remove

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. adjourn

    Synonyms:
    break up, disband, discharge, dismiss, disperse, dissolve, prorogue, scatter, separate

    Antonyms:
    assemble, call, call together, collect, convene, convoke, gather, muster, summon

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. adjourn

    Synonyms:
    postpone, suspend, defer, prorogue, delay, protract, put off

    Antonyms:
    expedite, despatch, urge, hasten, conclude, complete, seal, consummate, terminate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjourn(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    postpone, defer, delay, procrastinate, put off

  2. adjourn(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    prorogue

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    adjournment, deferment, postpone, defer, postponement, suspend, lift, interrupt

How to pronounce adjourn?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say adjourn in sign language?

  1. adjourn

How to use adjourn in a sentence?

  1. Robert A. Heinlein:

    A motion to adjourn is always in order.

  2. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

    The Senate will not adjourn until we have passed significant and bold new steps above and beyond what the House has passed to help our strong nation and our strong underlying economy weather this storm.

  3. Gemma Allen:

    The earlier and more transparent people are about money, even if they respectfully disagree and learn to adjourn and come back, the better it is, the romance and your relationship will be better.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    The easiest way to get the chairperson to adjourn the session is to jointly create ruckus and commotion in a pre-decided fashion in the midst of deliberation and discussion.


Translations for adjourn

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • فArabic
  • премествам, отсрочвам, прекъсвам, отлагам, правя пауза, закривамBulgarian
  • posposar, ajornar, suspendreCatalan, Valencian
  • suspender, posponer, diferir, aplazarSpanish
  • به تعویق انداختنPersian
  • elnapolHungarian
  • pāuhuMāori
  • onderbreken, uitstellen, stopzetten, verdagen, afgelastenDutch
  • adiarPortuguese
  • amânaRomanian
  • оттянуть, перерыв, закрыть, объявлять, переместить, откладывать, отсрочить, прервать, отложить, оттягивать, отсрочивать, делать, прекратитьRussian
  • flytta fram, skjuta upp, ajourneraSwedish
  • వాయిదాTelugu
  • เลื่อนThai

Get even more translations for adjourn »

Translation

Find a translation for the adjourn synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of adjourn

  1. adjourn
    adjourn
    adjourn
    adjourn
    adjourn

Discuss these adjourn synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"adjourn." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 8 Apr. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/adjourn>.

Are we missing a good synonym for adjourn?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for adjourn:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.