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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes
delay, hold, time lag, postponement, waitnoun
time during which some action is awaited
"instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"
clutch, grip, storage area, delay, keep, holdup, detainment, deferral, handle, hold, appreciation, handgrip, wait, cargo area, detention, waiting, custody, clasp, cargo deck, clench, clutches, grasp, time lag, deferment, cargo hold
postponement, deferment, deferralnoun
act of putting off to a future time
recess, time lag, deferral, wait, delay, deferment, hold
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote
deferring, delay, procrastination
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List of paraphrases for "postponement":
adjournment, deferral, deferment, delay, postpone, postponed, adjourn, carry-in, defer, postponing, report, reprieve, delaying, carry-over, delayed, carry-forward, carryover, procrastination, deferred, extension, suspension
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We will be exploring all opportunities to optimise and streamline the scope and service levels at the Games, and reduce the costs that have been caused by the postponement, all of the athletes services will remain the same but there must be other areas of hosting a Games that we can look at and decide what are the must-haves and what are the nice-to-haves.
Olympics President Yoshiro Mori:
I would like to clearly reiterate that cancellation or postponement of the Tokyo Games are not being considered.
We've taken into account a likely postponement of the tender.
July saw a dramatic deterioration in the economy, the downturn, whether manifesting itself in order book cancellations, a lack of new orders or the postponement or halting of projects, was most commonly attributed in one way or another to Brexit.
Our athletes played a critical role in our decision to request the postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games.
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