postpone
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to delay)
a. posponer
They're going to postpone the game because of rain.Van a posponer el partido por la lluvia.
b. aplazar
Let's postpone the meeting until Friday.Aplacemos la reunión hasta el viernes.
c. postergar
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
If they don't arrive soon, we'll have to postpone the conference call.Si no llegan pronto, tendremos que postergar el llamado en conferencia.
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postpone
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. aplazar, posponer
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postpone [pəʊstˈpəʊn]
transitive verb
aplazar; postergar; (LAm)
mightn't it be better to postpone it? ¿no sería mejor aplazarlo?; to postpone sth for a month aplazar algo por un mes; it has been postponed till Tuesday ha sido aplazado hasta el martes
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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