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defer
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Cyrano de Bergerac
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  • I put it off; —Said, ’Cry you mercy; this is Saturday, When I have get a standing rendezvous That naught defers.

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as in: deferred the decision Define
postpone (hold off until a later time)
as in: deferred to her wishes Define
submit or yield (typically to another person's opinion because of respect for that person or their knowledge)
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