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postpone
used in The Fountainhead

8 uses
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Definition
delay until a later time
  • He was glad only that the day was postponed.
    1.6 — Part 1 Chapter 6 (61% in)
  • He kept postponing it.
    1.8 — Part 1 Chapter 8 (52% in)
  • You'll say it eventually, but let's postpone it.
    1.10 — Part 1 Chapter 10 (29% in)
  • The answer of the bank board, which Weidler had promised him long ago, had been postponed from week to week.
    1.15 — Part 1 Chapter 15 (45% in)
  • He had been postponing it for several mornings.
    2.3 — Part 2 Chapter 3 (8% in)
  • Hopton Stoddard would not budge, but Toohey's disapproval made him uncomfortable and he postponed his decision from day to day.
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (71% in)
  • They sat at opposite ends of the living room, and Keating tried to postpone the moment of thinking what he had to think now.
    2.15 — Part 2 Chapter 15 (31% in)
  • Neil Dumont was throwing his own unconfessed thoughts at him; he had known that he would have to face this soon and he had tried to postpone the moment.
    4.7 — Part 4 Chapter 7 (37% in)

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