Detailed Translations for postponement from English to French


postponement [the ~] noun

  1. the postponement (suspension; delay; respite)
    le délai; le sursis; l'ajournement; la permutation; le déplacement; le transfert; le répit
  2. the postponement (delay; suspension; stoppage; stop)
    le délai; le retard

Translation Matrix for postponement:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ajournement delay; postponement; respite; suspension adjournment; citation; reprieve; subpoena; summon; summons
délai delay; postponement; respite; stop; stoppage; suspension closing date; deadline; delay; holdup; lead time; period; period of time; space; space of time; term; time; time-limit
déplacement delay; postponement; respite; suspension change; conversion; detour; displacement; locomotion; mutation; overthrowing; shifting; switch-over; transfer; transport
permutation delay; postponement; respite; suspension change; deputizing; displacement; exchange; overthrowing; permutation; replacement; shifting; substitute; switch; transposition
retard delay; postponement; stop; stoppage; suspension arrears; delay; holdup
répit delay; postponement; respite; suspension delay; relaxation; reprive; respite
sursis delay; postponement; respite; suspension delay; reprive; respite
transfert delay; postponement; respite; suspension change; data transfer; detour; displacement; overthrowing; shifting; switch-over; transfer
- deferment; deferral; delay; hold; time lag; wait

Related Words for "postponement":

Synonyms for "postponement":

Related Definitions for "postponement":

  1. act of putting off to a future time1
  2. time during which some action is awaited1

Wiktionary Translations for postponement:

  1. the state of being adjourned

postponement form of postpone:

to postpone verb (postpones, postponed, postponing)

  1. to postpone (put off)
    reporter; ajourner; repousser; faire traîner les choses en longueur; renvoyer; temporiser
    • reporter verb (reporte, reportes, reportons, reportez, )
    • ajourner verb (ajourne, ajournes, ajournons, ajournez, )
    • repousser verb (repousse, repousses, repoussons, repoussez, )
    • renvoyer verb (renvoie, renvoies, renvoyons, renvoyez, )
    • temporiser verb (temporise, temporises, temporisons, temporisez, )
  2. to postpone (cancel; abandon; desist; hold up)
    • annuler verb (annule, annules, annulons, annulez, )
  3. to postpone (fall over; slip; topple over; )
    glisser; déraper; faire un vol plané; trébucher
    • glisser verb (glisse, glisses, glissons, glissez, )
    • déraper verb (dérape, dérapes, dérapons, dérapez, )
    • trébucher verb (trébuche, trébuches, trébuchons, trébuchez, )

Conjugations for postpone:

  1. postpone
  2. postpone
  3. postpones
  4. postpone
  5. postpone
  6. postpone
simple past
  1. postponed
  2. postponed
  3. postponed
  4. postponed
  5. postponed
  6. postponed
present perfect
  1. have postponed
  2. have postponed
  3. has postponed
  4. have postponed
  5. have postponed
  6. have postponed
past continuous
  1. was postponing
  2. were postponing
  3. was postponing
  4. were postponing
  5. were postponing
  6. were postponing
  1. shall postpone
  2. will postpone
  3. will postpone
  4. shall postpone
  5. will postpone
  6. will postpone
continuous present
  1. am postponing
  2. are postponing
  3. is postponing
  4. are postponing
  5. are postponing
  6. are postponing
  1. be postponed
  2. be postponed
  3. be postponed
  4. be postponed
  5. be postponed
  6. be postponed
  1. postpone!
  2. let's postpone!
  3. postponed
  4. postponing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for postpone:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
annuler cancellation; cancelling
reporter commentator; informant; informer; journalist; newspaper woman; publicist; rapporteur; reporter
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ajourner postpone; put off adjourn
annuler abandon; cancel; desist; hold up; postpone abolish; annul; barter; cancel; cancel an appointment; change; drop; exchange; neutralise; neutralize; nullify; render thanks; rescind; resign; return; say thank you to; slacken; swap; switch; terminate; thank; trade in; undo; unhitch; unpick; void
déraper delay; fall flat; fall over; postpone; slip; topple over; trip glide; skid; skim; slide; slip; slip up; slither
faire traîner les choses en longueur postpone; put off dawdle; linger; loiter; tarry; waffle
faire un vol plané delay; fall flat; fall over; postpone; slip; topple over; trip
glisser delay; fall flat; fall over; postpone; slip; topple over; trip come down; descend; glide; go down; land; make a slip; skid; skim; slide; slide down; slide off; slip; slip off; slip up; slither; sneak; steal; swipe; tuck in; tuck up; whizz
renvoyer postpone; put off adjourn; barter; be dismissed; be reflected; cast back; change; deter; direct; discharge; dismiss; drop; echo; exchange; file off; fire; fob off with; frighten away; frighten off; lay off; march off; mirror; not follow up; pay back; refer to; reflect; refund; release; remove; resound; return; reverberate; sack; scare off; send; send back; sound; swap; switch; throw to; trade in
reporter postpone; put off adjourn; bring to justice; roll up
repousser postpone; put off abstain; alienate; avert; debar; decline; defend; denounce; deter; disapprove; disclaim; disown; evacuate; except; except from; exclude; fend off; fob off with; force back; frighten away; frighten off; hold off; keep away; keep off; keep out; lay off; move; move over; not follow up; object to; outvote; parry; preclude; prevent; push; push away; push off; push up; refuse; reject; remove; renounce; repudiate; resist; rule out; scare off; scorn; shove away; shut out; spurn; turn down; vote down
temporiser postpone; put off dawdle; delay; deter; drag out; linger; procrastinate; put off; retard; saunter; slacken; slow down; stop; tarry; temporise; temporize
trébucher delay; fall flat; fall over; postpone; slip; topple over; trip be a failure; be overthrown; fall; stumble; take a nosedive; trip
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- put off; shelve; table

Related Words for "postpone":

Synonyms for "postpone":

Wiktionary Translations for postpone:

  1. to delay or put off an event
  1. remettre à un autre jour.
  2. (grammaire, fr) Placer un mot après un autre auquel il se rapporte grammaticalement.
  3. tirer ou pousser un objet en arrière.
  4. Remettre à plus tard
  5. Remettre à une autre époque
  6. différer, temporiser.

Cross Translation:
postpone remettre uitstellen — naar een later tijdstip verschuiven
postpone suspendre schorsen — tijdelijk onderbreken
postpone suspendre schorsen — voorlopig of tijdelijk verbieden een functie uit te voeren
postpone décommander; annuler absagen — etwas Angekündigtes widerrufen, eine Veranstaltung oder sonstiges nicht stattfinden lassen
postpone retarder vertagen — auf einen späteren Zeitpunkt verschieben