Differ vs Postpone - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between differ and postpone
is that differ
is not to have the same traits, characteristics while postpone
is to delay or put off an event, appointment etc.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Not to have the same traits, characteristics.
To have diverging opinions, disagree.
- If the honourable gentleman differs with me on that subject, I differ as heartily with him, and shall always rejoice to differ.
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 )