Nouns (8)

deferral, deferment, postponement
n. act of putting off to a future time
time lag, wait, postponement, hold, delay
n. time during which some action is awaited; "instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"

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Fuzzynyms (23)

dissolution, adjournment
n. the termination of a meeting
sequence, succession
n. the action of following in order; "he played the trumps in sequence"
hanging, dangling, suspension
n. the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely); "there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"
continuation, continuance
n. the act of continuing an activity without interruption
stay
n. continuing or remaining in a place or state; "they had a nice stay in Paris"; "a lengthy hospital stay"; "a four-month stay in bankruptcy court"
stalling, stall
n. a tactic used to mislead or delay
suspension, abeyance
n. temporary cessation or suspension
stoppage, stop, stay, hitch, halt, check, arrest
n. the state of inactivity following an interruption; "the negotiations were in arrest"; "held them in check"; "during the halt he got some lunch"; "the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow"; "he spent the entire stop in his seat"
time interval, interval
n. a definite length of time marked off by two instants

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