A period of waiting
A usually short period of rest or relief.
A temporary stoppage of payment, service, etc.
A delaying or being delayed
Hesitation; suspense; doubt.
The definition of a stay is a visit somewhere.
A deferring or being deferred; postponement
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.
A bond or force that attaches or restrains, or by which something is affected or dominated:
time during which some action is awaited
Find another word for postponement. In this page you can discover 17 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for postponement, like: procrastination, wait, respite, suspension, adjournment, delay, pause, stay, deferment, deferral and waiver.