What is another word for deferring?

Synonyms for deferring
de·fer·ring

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


Did you actually mean devouring or deference?

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "deferring":

    postponing, delaying

How to pronounce deferring?

How to say deferring in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#27159delaying
#59744postponing
#62916deferring

How to use deferring in a sentence?

  1. Barloworld Chief Executive Clive Thomson:

    They typically have been in the pipeline for a couple of years but mining companies have been deferring them.

  2. Charlie Bateson:

    Although the Ebola virus is not airborne at this time and can only be caught through coming in contact with the bodily fluids of an infected person, and is currently limited to destinations in West Africa, we have recently experienced a small number of clients deferring their holiday plans to the rest of the continent, we remain in constant contact with the FCO, WHO and with tourist boards and our supplier partners across the world.

  3. Marcie Keever:

    We wish the EPA wasn’t defaulting and deferring to ICAO, and instead would lead the way.

  4. Dan Witters:

    Not only do you have a real significant number that are deferring care, forgoing care altogether, you also have a big chunk that are getting the care but having to borrow to get it, there are few Americans out there who are safe from the American health care cost crisis.

  5. Virginia Canter:

    The idea is that they're deferring it, and, the fact is, sometimes you're selling in a down market.


Translations for deferring

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for deferring »

Translation

Find a translation for the deferring 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)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (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)

Citation

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

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"deferring." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 5 Jul 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/deferring>.

Discuss these deferring synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for deferring?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    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!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. harmfully
    • B. harmlessly
    • C. noxiously
    • D. detrimentally

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for deferring: