[Word For Today] Defer

Hi all! Nice to see you again.

Today, we’ll learn the new word ‘defer’.

Word For Today:

aggravate _'ægrəveɪt_ (7)

Translations of defer in different languages:

Proudly announcing (4)

How is defer used?

(1) v.       to delay something until a later time, to postpone

  • My bank has agreed to defer the repayments on my loan.
  • Can I defer the application fee?

(2) v.      give in, submit or yield to another’s wish or opinion

  • They all defer to him in these matters.
  • The employees defer to their boss at work.

Practice:

Can you use this word to make sentences?

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