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Definition of Defer

Defer

  1. To put off; to postpone to a future time; to delay the execution of; to delay; to withhold.
  2. To put off; to delay to act; to wait.
  3. To render or offer.
  4. To lay before; to submit in a respectful manner; to refer; -- with to.
  5. To yield deference to the wishes of another; to submit to the opinion of another, or to authority; -- with to.
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Defer Translations

defer in Latin is prolato, differo, protraho (protractus)
defer in Spanish is diferir
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