Simple Definition of deferment
: official permission to pay for something at a later time
: official permission to do required military service at a later time
Full Definition of deferment
: the act of delaying or postponing; specifically : official postponement of military service
Examples of deferment
She requested a six-month deferment on her loan.
She requested deferment of her loan.
the policies of military deferment
First Known Use of deferment
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Definition of deferment
: the act of postponing <The soldier received a deferment of his orders.>
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