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"
adjourn by royal prerogative; without dissolving the legislative body
To prolong or extend.
To suspend (a parliamentary session) or to discontinue the meetings of (an assembly, parliament etc.) without formally ending the session.
Origin: From prorogo
to protract; to prolong; to extend
to defer; to delay; to postpone; as, to proroguedeath; to prorogue a marriage
to end the session of a parliament by an order of the sovereign, thus deferring its business
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
prō-rōg′, v.t. to bring the meetings of parliament to an end for a time: to put off from one session to another:—pr.p. prorōg′uing: pa.t. and pa.p. prorōgued′.—v.t. Prō′rogāte.—n. Prorogā′tion, act of proroguing: a lengthening out: a putting off to another time, esp. the bringing to an end of a session of parliament. [Fr.,—L. prorogāre, -ātum—pro, forward, rogāre, to ask.]
The numerical value of prorogue in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of prorogue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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