Any authorized delay or stopping of some specified activity
The period of time during which one is delayed.
Hesitation; suspense; doubt.
A brief period of residence or visiting.
A deferring of action on a sentence
A voluntary relinquishing of a right or privilege. Although a waiver may result from an explicit surrender or by circumstances, courts frown on accepting waivers of constitutional rights. The party waiving a right must have knowledge of that right and the informed intention of surrendering it.
Find another word for deferment. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for deferment, like: postponement, putting-off, moratorium, delay, pause, adjournment, deferral, stay, suspension, waiver and time.