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adjourn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of adjourn

  1. to bring to a formal close for a period of time the meeting was adjourned by the chairperson until further notice Synonyms prorogate, prorogue, recess, suspend Related Words break off, disband, discontinue, disperse, intermit, interrupt; defer, hold off, postpone, put off, reserve, shelve, table; dissolve, end, halt, stop, terminate; break up, close, conclude, wind up, wrap up; abort, call, call off, drop, recall, repeal, rescind, revoke; abrogate, annul, invalidate, negate, nullify, quash, void Near Antonyms inaugurate, launch, open; carry on, continue, draw out, extend, proceed, prolong; renew, reopen, resume; assemble, call, convene, convoke, muster, rally, summon


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