He postponed the meeting to tomorrow.
Several projects have been delayed by poor organisation.
The party was postponed until 8 o'clock.
He postponed his trip at the Eleventh hour.
The lift-off was delayed about seven minutes.
This decree obliges unions to delay strikes.
Dismissals and suspensions have often taken place on the flimsiest of evidence.
The meeting was held up for about half an hour.
The Department deferred the decision for six months.
Don't put off the party on my account.
Should we delay the attack until you arrive?
The negotiations were held back for a week by the illness of the prime minister.
Results have been delayed owing to a malfunction in the computer.
Tom proposed delaying his decision until the next meeting.
Jane's new boyfriend is a clockless worker, he is always delaying their date because of his work.
BrightSource, the promising startup building a massive solar thermal plant in the Mojave Desert, delayed its IPO.