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Meaning of POSTPONEMENT

Pronunciation:  powstp'ownmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  act of putting off to a future time
  2. [n]  time during which some action is awaited; "instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"
 

POSTPONEMENT is a 12 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: deferment, deferral, delay, hold, time lag, wait
 
 See Also: adjournment, break, delay, extension, holdup, intermission, interruption, moratorium, pause, prorogation, retardation, suspension

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Post*pone"ment\, n.
The act of postponing; a deferring, or putting off, to a
future time; a temporary delay. --Macaulay.

 

 

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