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The Scarlet Letter
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postpone
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • His first care was given to the child, whose cries, indeed, as she lay writhing on the trundle-bed, made it of peremptory necessity to postpone all other business to the task of soothing her.

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  • Due to her illness, we postponed our vacation for a week.
  • Let’s postpone the test.

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