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defer

How to sign: hold back to a later time
"let's postpone the exam";

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postpone in ASL Watch how to sign postpone in American Sign Language
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shelve in ASL Watch how to sign shelve in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: postpone, prorogue, table, shelve, set back, put off, put over, remit, hold over

Categories: delay

Within this category: call, hold, probate, reprieve, suspend

defer

How to sign: submit or yield to another's wish or opinion
"The government bowed to the military pressure";

give in in ASL Watch how to sign give in in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: accede, give in, bow, submit

Categories: buckle under, give in, knuckle under, succumb, yield

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