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set back

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

defer in ASL Watch how to sign defer 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, defer, put off, put over, remit, hold over

Categories: delay

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

setback

How to sign: an unfortunate happening that hinders of impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating

setback in ASL Watch how to sign setback in American Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: reversal, reverse, blow, black eye

Categories: happening, natural event, occurrence

Within this category: whammy

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