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postpone
used in The Screwtape Letters

3 uses
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Definition
delay until a later time
  • As long as the postponement lasts he will be in a false position.
    Chapter 10 (30% in)
  • I don't think that matters much provided that you can persuade him to postpone any open acknowledgment of the fact, and this, with the aid of shame, pride, modesty and vanity, will be easy to do.
    Chapter 10 (27% in)
  • Avail yourself of the ambiguity in the word "Love": let them think they have solved by Love problems they have in fact only waived or postponed under the influence of the enchantment.
    Chapter 26 (6% in)

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