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
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udsættelseudskydelse
lykkäys
bevonulási halasztáshalasztás
odklad vojenskej služby
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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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Male citizens who have reached the age of 18 years of age by the day of conscription, as well as older conscripts who are not eligible for deferment or exemption from military service, will be drafted into the Armed Forces of the Republic of Tajikistan, the press service of the head of state reports.
Preference is given to suppliers who have proposed a deferment of payment.
Kapil Sibal and Abhishek Manu Singhvi, representing P Chidambaram and Karti Chidambaram, opposed the deferment application of the ED, saying that the agency has been repeatedly seeking adjournment in the case.
Best to grasp offer of long deferment WITH, I hope,all due deference to Chris Moncrieff 's talents and his wisdom in providing a column of erudition and wit in the Daily Post (Wednesday) I must disagree with his conclusion that those fortunate enough to populate that distinguished "institution", which he describes as the "elite" of the Westminster Parliament, have taken leave of their senses or are at a point of regaining them !
Financial institutions will not feel any implicationsfor deferring loan repayment for students of thecontroversial Learn and Earn program in Japanaccording to Bhutan Development Bank Limited(BDBL) and Royal Insurance Corporationof Bhutan Limited (RICBL) that have givenloans to the students through the overseas educational and skillsdevelopment loan scheme.The financial institutionsmaintained this after thegovernment signed andissued an executive orderon the deferment of loanrepayment on March 1.
Majority leader Aden Duale called for the deferment after the House failed to get the members required to vote in support of the bill.
This new program was added to the tax code to encourage economic development in low-income communities while providing tax deferment incentives for investors that have unrealized capital gains.
of the Philippines (NGCP) is seeking deferment of the public offering of its shares.
According to the credit union, any government employee, contractor or affiliate on Long Island who has been furloughed is eligible for a 12-month personal loan of up to $5,000, with 0 percent interest and a three-month payment deferment. Affected members also get a three-month payment deferment on existing NEFCU credit cards, loans or lines of credit, and they may withdraw up to $10,000 from a certificate of deposit penalty-free.
Arkansas Baptist received a three-year deferment from semiannual payments on a $30 million bond issue through the HBCU Capital Financing Program.
Benchmark Real Estate Group is offering its government-employed tenants deferment from their rent during the ongoing government shutdown.
The five and 10 years are the deferment periods, which can be as long as 25 years.