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forskyve

verb

partial

defer

verb

Definitions of defer

to allow someone to make decisions for you or tell you what to do, or to agree with their opinions, because you have respect for that person or because they have authority over you

Members of Parliament (MPs) no longer defer to the Speaker.

to delay something until later

If you want to defer your retirement for up to five years, you receive increases on the pension.