deferment


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de·fer·ment

 (dĭ-fûr′mənt)
n.
1. The act or an instance of delaying or putting off.
2. Officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service.

deferment

(dɪˈfɜːmənt) or

deferral

n
the act of deferring or putting off until another time; postponement

de•fer•ment

(dɪˈfɜr mənt)

n.
1. the act of deferring; postponement.
2. a temporary exemption from induction into military service.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deferment - act of putting off to a future time
delay, holdup - the act of delaying; inactivity resulting in something being put off until a later time
adjournment - the act of postponing to another time or place

deferment

deferral
noun postponement, delay, suspension, putting off, stay, moratorium, adjournment the deferment of tax payments

deferment

noun
The act of putting off or the condition of being put off:
Translations
odkladodloženízpoždění
udsættelseudskydelse
lykkäys
bevonulási halasztáshalasztás
odklad vojenskej služby
ertelemetecil

deferment

[dɪˈfɜːmənt] deferral [dɪˈfɜːrəl] N (= postponement) → aplazamiento m (Mil) → prórroga f

deferment

[dɪˈfɜːrmənt] n [payment] → report m

deferment

nVerschiebung f; (of event also)Verlegung f

deferment

[dɪˈfɜːmənt] deferral [dɪˈfɜːrəl] nrinvio, differimento

defer2

(diˈfə) past tense, past participle deˈferred verb
(with to) to act according to the wishes or opinions of another or the orders of authority. I defer to your greater knowledge of the matter.
deference (ˈdefərəns) noun
1. willingness to consider the wishes etc of others. He always treats his mother with deference.
2. the act of deferring.
in deference to
showing respct for. I let him speak first, in deference to his authority.
deˈferment, deˈferral noun
1. delaying; postponement.
2. officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service. draft deferment for college students.
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The Professional Footballers' Association have urged LUTON TOWN to tread carefully before asking their playing staff to take a wage cut or a deferment of part of their salary.
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I believe, as well, that there continues to be psychological fallout from the events of last September, an undercurrent of hollowness that is causing deferment of business decisions and creating, for lack of a better word, inertia.
Tax offices have been instructed to take a sympathetic approach to firms experiencing financial problems and to use powers they already have to allow deferment of tax payments and National Insurance contributions.
66-159 considered whether the gain realized from the sale of trust property used by the grantor as his principal residence qualified for the deferment and rollover of gain into a replacement residence under Sec.
7%, with a 25-year repayment period, including an initial seven-year deferment.
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Ashoka Belgaum Dharwad Tollway Limited declared that it has obtained a sanction letter from National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for the premium deferment for the mentioned project.
The program offers special loan products for businesses and consumers, as well as deferment options on Sovereign loans for customers from communities impacted by the storm.
begin strikethrough]b[end strikethrough] 2) Deferment Expiration.
Even though most loans go into deferment while students are in school, there are ways to lower the debt burden before graduation.
DERBY striker Fabrizio Ravanelli yesterday revealed he is determined to play again this season after confirming that he had agreed to a deferment of a portion of his pounds 40,000-a-week wage packet.