Sentence Examples


  • "You must defer to him in my absence as you do me," he reminded her.
  • Hilden might defer to him in her absence, but Taran knew where the loyalty of most of the men lay.
  • A fourth letter had come from Prince Andrew, from Rome, in which he wrote that he would have been on his way back to Russia long ago had not his wound unexpectedly reopened in the warm climate, which obliged him to defer his return till the beginning of the new year.
  • There was still no improvement in the countess' health, but it was impossible to defer the journey to Moscow any longer.
  • It was agreed to defer it for a period of 1 month.

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