Definitions for prorogueproʊˈroʊg

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. postpone, prorogue, hold over, put over, table, shelve, set back, defer, remit, put off(verb)

    hold back to a later time

    "let's postpone the exam"

  2. prorogue(verb)

    adjourn by royal prerogative; without dissolving the legislative body

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  1. prorogue(Verb)

    To prolong or extend.

  2. prorogue(Verb)

    To defer.

  3. prorogue(Verb)

    To suspend (a parliamentary session) or to discontinue the meetings of (an assembly, parliament etc.) without formally ending the session.

  4. Origin: From prorogo

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Prorogue(verb)

    to protract; to prolong; to extend

  2. Prorogue(verb)

    to defer; to delay; to postpone; as, to proroguedeath; to prorogue a marriage

  3. Prorogue(verb)

    to end the session of a parliament by an order of the sovereign, thus deferring its business

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