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The Universal Dictionary

postpone

[ˌpəust'pəun] брит. / амер.

гл.

  1. откладывать; отсрочивать, оттягивать

    1. относить в конец предложения (дальше обычной позиции для какой-либо единицы)

    2. уменьшать приоритет, ставить ниже

Learning (En-Ru)

postpone

[ˌpəǔst'pəǔn]

v

откладывать

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The King asked me to postpone the statement in order to prevent its publication undermining his efforts in Baghdad on the day after the invasion.
Король попросил меня повременить с таким заявлением, дабы его публикация не повредила его усилиям в Багдаде на следующий день после вторжения.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
They still missed him, but they all understood that grabbing a ride home was not something he could postpone-and since he had 'remembered' to send a message to each of them, they felt appreciated.
Им не хватало Шумка, но все понимали, что возможностью добраться до дома не пренебрегают, ну а поскольку он ни о ком не забыл, все остались довольны.
Heinlein, Robert / Time Enough For LoveХайнлайн, Роберт / Достаточно времени для любви, или жизни Лазаруса Лонга
Достаточно времени для любви, или жизни Лазаруса Лонга
Хайнлайн, Роберт
© 1973 by Robert A. Heinlein
© Перевод. Ю. Соколов, 2008
© TERRA FANTASTICA, 2008
Time Enough For Love
Heinlein, Robert
© 1973 by Robert Heinlein
In view of the continuing impasse, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kenya, after consultations with President Museveni, had to postpone the Leaders’ Consultation for a third time, until 9 January 2004.
В связи с сохраняющейся тупиковой ситуацией министр иностранных дел Кении после консультации с президентом Мусевени был вынужден в третий раз отложить проведение Консультативного совещания руководителей до 9 января 2004 года.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
He knows that his time is bound to come to lose his life or liberty, and that the accuracy of his aim, the speed of his horse, and the fidelity of his "sider," are all that postpone the inevitable.
Он знает, что в конце концов обречен, что рано или поздно лишится жизни или свободы, и что меткость его прицела, быстрота его лошади и верность револьвера только отсрочивают неизбежное.
O.Henry / Holding Up a TrainГенри, О. / Налет на поезд
Налет на поезд
Генри, О.
Holding Up a Train
O.Henry
To postpone the consideration of the matter of approval of the report on implementation of the business-plan of Solnechniy Sanatorium-Preventorium, JSC for the 4th quarter of 2008 and for 2008.
Перенести рассмотрение вопроса об утверждении отчета о выполнении бизнес-плана ОАО «Санаторий-профилакторий «Солнечный» за 4 квартал 2008 года и 2008 год на более поздний срок.
© 2009-2011 ОАО "МРСК Волги"
© 2009-2011 IDGC of Volgi
"But in any case, " said Glorfindel, "to send the Ring to him would only postpone the day of evil.
- Да и в любом случае, - сказал Горислав, - мы только отсрочили бы день поражения.
Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel / The Fellowship of the RingТолкиен, Джон Рональд Руэл / Братство Кольца
Братство Кольца
Толкиен, Джон Рональд Руэл
© Издательство "Радуга", 1988
The Fellowship of the Ring
Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel
© 1954, 1965, 1966 by J.R.R. Tolkien
© renewed 1982 by Christopher R. Tolkien, Michael H.R. Tolkien, John F.R. Tolkien and Priscilla M.A.R. Tolkien
© renewed 1993, 1994 by Christopher R.Tolkien, John F.R. Tolkien and Priscilla M.A.R. Tolkien
© 2003 J. R. R. Tolkien
We postpone the few remarks that we shall make on the topic of uniform continuity to our discussion of metric spaces.
Несколько замечаний по поводу равномерной непрерывности будут отложены до обсуждения метрических пространств.
Albeverio, Sergio,Fenstad, Iens,Hoegh-Kron, Raphael,Lindstrom, Tom / Nonstandard methods in stochastic analysis and mathematical physicsАльбеверио, Серджио,Фенстад, Йенс,Хеэг-Крон, Рафаэль,Линдстрём, Том / Нестандартные методы в стохастическом анализе и математической физике
Нестандартные методы в стохастическом анализе и математической физике
Альбеверио, Серджио,Фенстад, Йенс,Хеэг-Крон, Рафаэль,Линдстрём, Том
© 1986 by Academic Press, Inc
© перевод на русский язык, с добавлениями, Звонкин А.К., 1990
Nonstandard methods in stochastic analysis and mathematical physics
Albeverio, Sergio,Fenstad, Iens,Hoegh-Kron, Raphael,Lindstrom, Tom
© 1986 by Academic Press, Inc
But translated into everyday speech, “examine” and even “seriously examine” mean nothing other than “to postpone.”
Но, если перевести на обычный язык, слова «исследовать» и даже «серьезно исследовать» означают не что иное, как «отложить в долгий ящик».
© Project Syndicate 1995 – 2011
© Project Syndicate 1995 – 2011
But the day I see that there is no need for me to postpone anymore, I will tell you to be ready for a great ceremony.
Но в день, когда я пойму, что нечего больше откладывать, я попрошу вас быть готовыми к великой церемонии.
Osho, Bhagvan Shree Rajneesh / Hyakuo - the Everest of ZenОшо Бхагван Шри Раджниш / Хякудзё - Эверест Дзен
Хякудзё - Эверест Дзен
Ошо Бхагван Шри Раджниш
Hyakuo - the Everest of Zen
Osho, Bhagvan Shree Rajneesh
and in a probability of this being the case, I dare not any longer postpone writing what, during your absence, I have often wished to express to you but have never had the courage to begin.
Чувствуя вероятность этого, я не решаюсь долее откладывать и пишу то, что за время твоего отсутствия мне часто хотелось написать, но недоставало мужества.
Shelley, Mary / Frankenstein; or, the Modern PrometheusШелли, Мэри / Франкенштейн, или Современный Прометей
Франкенштейн, или Современный Прометей
Шелли, Мэри
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus
Shelley, Mary
Temporarily, we postpone revising the support level for the index.
Мы временно откладываем пересмотр линии поддержки по индексу.
© 2006 UFC Capital
© 2006 UFC Capital
At first it was a triumph if she managed to postpone her purification for a full minute— and when her resistance broke, the gods punished her for it by making the ritual more onerous and difficult than usual.
Поначалу триумфом было достижение целой минуты. Когда же сопротивление, в конце концов, ломалось, боги наказывали девочку, делая очищение более сложным, более трудоемким, чем обычно.
Card, Orson Scott / XenocideКард, Орсон Скот / Ксеноцид
Ксеноцид
Кард, Орсон Скот
© copyright 1991 by Orson Scott Card
© Copyright перевод с английского Владимир Марченко
© ООО "Издательство АСТ", 2000
Xenocide
Card, Orson Scott
© copyright 1991 by Orson Scott Card
She feared General Tilney did not like her appearance: she found it was implied in his preventing her admittance to his daughter, rather than postpone his own walk a few minutes.
Кэтрин боялась, что генералу Тилни не понравилась ее внешность. Этим она объясняла, что он не допустил ее свидания с мисс Тилни, для которого достаточно было лишь на пять минут отложить их прогулку.
Austen, Jane / Northanger AbbeyОстин, Джейн / Нортенгерское аббатство
Нортенгерское аббатство
Остин, Джейн
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
Northanger Abbey
Austen, Jane
© 2006 Adamant Media Corporation
Attempts to fight against senile diseases, and, ultimately, postpone ageing and death of the organism have been made repeatedly.
Попытки бороться со старческими болезнями и, в конечном итоге, отодвигать старение и смерть организма предпринимались неоднократно.
I would therefore ask the sponsors whether they would like to proceed or whether they are willing to accept the request of the representative of Albania to postpone consideration of the draft resolution.
Поэтому я спрашиваю авторов, желают ли они продолжать рассмотрение или же согласиться с просьбой Албании о том, чтобы отложить рассмотрение проекта резолюции.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010

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postpone1/7
ˌpəust'pəunVerbоткладывать; отсрочивать; оттягиватьExamples

The concert has had to be postponed to next week. — Концерт пришлось отложить до следующей недели.

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  1. 1.

    уменьшать приоритет

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  2. 2.

    оттягивать

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Collocations

postpone payment
отсрочить платеж
postpone the payment
отсрочить платеж
postpone redemption
отсрочить выкуп
postpone the deadline
перенести предельный срок
postpone operation
отложить операцию
postponed charge
отложенное обвинение
postponed result
отсроченный результат
be postponed
отодвигаться
postponed interruption
прерывание после завершения обслуживания
postponed conference
отложенное совещание
postponed meeting
отложенное совещание

Word forms

postpone

verb
Basic forms
Pastpostponed
Imperativepostpone
Present Participle (Participle I)postponing
Past Participle (Participle II)postponed
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I postponewe postpone
you postponeyou postpone
he/she/it postponesthey postpone
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am postponingwe are postponing
you are postponingyou are postponing
he/she/it is postponingthey are postponing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have postponedwe have postponed
you have postponedyou have postponed
he/she/it has postponedthey have postponed
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been postponingwe have been postponing
you have been postponingyou have been postponing
he/she/it has been postponingthey have been postponing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I postponedwe postponed
you postponedyou postponed
he/she/it postponedthey postponed
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was postponingwe were postponing
you were postponingyou were postponing
he/she/it was postponingthey were postponing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had postponedwe had postponed
you had postponedyou had postponed
he/she/it had postponedthey had postponed
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been postponingwe had been postponing
you had been postponingyou had been postponing
he/she/it had been postponingthey had been postponing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will postponewe shall/will postpone
you will postponeyou will postpone
he/she/it will postponethey will postpone
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be postponingwe shall/will be postponing
you will be postponingyou will be postponing
he/she/it will be postponingthey will be postponing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have postponedwe shall/will have postponed
you will have postponedyou will have postponed
he/she/it will have postponedthey will have postponed
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been postponingwe shall/will have been postponing
you will have been postponingyou will have been postponing
he/she/it will have been postponingthey will have been postponing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would postponewe should/would postpone
you would postponeyou would postpone
he/she/it would postponethey would postpone
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be postponingwe should/would be postponing
you would be postponingyou would be postponing
he/she/it would be postponingthey would be postponing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have postponedwe should/would have postponed
you would have postponedyou would have postponed
he/she/it would have postponedthey would have postponed
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been postponingwe should/would have been postponing
you would have been postponingyou would have been postponing
he/she/it would have been postponingthey would have been postponing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am postponedwe are postponed
you are postponedyou are postponed
he/she/it is postponedthey are postponed
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being postponedwe are being postponed
you are being postponedyou are being postponed
he/she/it is being postponedthey are being postponed
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been postponedwe have been postponed
you have been postponedyou have been postponed
he/she/it has been postponedthey have been postponed
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was postponedwe were postponed
you were postponedyou were postponed
he/she/it was postponedthey were postponed
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being postponedwe were being postponed
you were being postponedyou were being postponed
he/she/it was being postponedthey were being postponed
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been postponedwe had been postponed
you had been postponedyou had been postponed
he/she/it had been postponedthey had been postponed
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be postponedwe shall/will be postponed
you will be postponedyou will be postponed
he/she/it will be postponedthey will be postponed
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been postponedwe shall/will have been postponed
you will have been postponedyou will have been postponed
he/she/it will have been postponedthey will have been postponed