defer englannista suomeksi
taipua tahtoon, mukautua
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-2)
(RQ:Mary Shelley Frankenstein)
to postpone induction into military service.
After winning the opening toss, to postpone until the start of the second half a team's choice of whether to off or receive (and to allow the opposing team to make this choice at the start of the first half).
(RQ:Milton Paradise Regained) will not long defer / To vindicate the glory of his name
To submit to the opinion or desire of another in respect to their judgment or authority.
*(quote-book ) deferred the matter to the Earl of Northumberland.
(RQ:Conrad Heart of Darkness)
1872, (w), ''Saul and Samuel at Endor''
- worship deferred to the Virgin