Meaning of DEFERRED in English



Etymology: from past participle of defer (I)

1. : put off : allayed, postponed

a deferred legal right

: withheld for or until a stated time

a deferred payment

2. : charged in cases of delayed handling

a deferred rate

also : handled at a deferred rate

deferred telegram

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