Synonyms for Postpone:
n.fix, time, bring forward, schedule, move, rearrange, reschedule. •defer (noun)
take a rain check, study at suspend.
hold over, shelve, put off, prorogue, remit, defer, put over, set-back, table.
suspend, pause, break, interrupt, snag, recess, stop, relieve, stay, reprieve, delay.
•put off till later time (verb)
defer, adjourn, suspend, prorogue, delay, hold over, hold off, table, hold up, shelve.
adjourn, rearrange, bring forward, reschedule. wait, schedule. time, fix. move. •adjourn
prorogue, hold over.
•Other relevant words:
defer, wait, hold up, hold over, prorogue, put over, put on ice, remit, hold off, waive, table, fix, adjourn, rearrange, shelve, reschedule.
Usage examples for postpone
And even when the leave of Congress shall be received, I will not make use of it, if there is any thing of consequence which may suffer; but would, postpone my departure till circumstances will admit it. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
The fulfilment of this intention I should, however, have continued to postpone had I not learned that the arguments of Mr. Martineau are supposed by many to be conclusive, and that, in the absence of replies, it will be assumed that no replies can be made. – Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I by Herbert Spencer