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postpone

US [poʊsˈpoʊn]
UK [pəʊsˈpəʊn]
  • v.延期;延迟;展缓
  • Web推迟;使延期;延缓
Simple Present:postpones  Present Participle:postponing  Past Tense:postponed  
postpone
v.
1.
延迟;延期;展缓to arrange for an event, etc. to take place at a later time or date
The game has already been postponed three times.
这场比赛已经三度延期了。
We'll have to postpone the meeting until next week.
我们将不得不把会议推迟到下周举行。
It was an unpopular decision to postpone building the new hospital.
延迟兴建新医院的决定是不得人心的。