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adjourn
used in Nineteen Minutes

3 uses
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Definition
take a break or close a formal meeting or gathering
  • 'Court's adjourned,' she whispered, and then she ran.
    Part 1 (14% in)
  • He started with the moment that he walked out of Sterling High with Josie Cormier in his arms and placed her in an ambulance, and ended with the last body being moved to the medical examiner's morgue; then the judge adjourned court for the day.
    Part 2 (54% in)
  • We'll adjourn court for the weekend.'
    Part 2 (79% in)

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