Postpone vs Deferment - What's the difference?
As a verb postpone
is to delay or put off an event, appointment etc.
As a noun deferment is
an act or instance of deferring or putting off.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
To delay or put off an event, appointment etc.
The Mirror and the Lamp
, passage=“[…] Churchill, my dear fellow, we have such greedy sharks, and wolves in lamb's clothing. Oh, dear, there's so much to tell you, so many warnings to give you, but all that must be postponed for the moment.”}}
* adjourn, defer, delay, forestay, procrastinate, put off, put on ice, stay, suspend
* prepone (India )
An act or instance of deferring or putting off.
Officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service.