- Refers to the act of delaying an event or activity until a future time
- Represents assigning a lower priority to a task or event, causing it to occur at a later time than other tasks or events of higher importance
- Due to unexpected circumstances, the judge had to postpone the hearing to next month.
- The attorney advised to postpone the negotiation until all facts are gathered.
- In the fast-paced world of law enforcement, tasks often have to be postponed to handle more urgent matters.