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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. defer: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. defer, defer: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. defer, defer: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. defer: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. defer: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. defer: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Defer, defer: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. defer: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. defer: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. defer: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. defer: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. defer: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Defer, defer: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. defer (1), defer (2): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. defer: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. defer: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Defer: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. defer: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  19. Defer: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. defer: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. defer: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. defer: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. defer: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. defer: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. defer: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. defer: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. defer: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. defer: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Defer: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. defer: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  3. defer: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. defer: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defer: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. defer: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. defer: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. defer: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  2. defer: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defer: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (defer)

verb:  submit or yield to another's wish or opinion
verb:  hold back to a later time

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Words similar to defer:   postpone, accede, bow, deferred, deferrer, deferring, remit, shelve, submit, table, give in, hold over, put off, put over, set back, stay, suspend, yield, more...

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