Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: deferred
IPA transcription: [dɪf'ɝd]
Pronunciations of deferred
Usage examples
  • It seemed an age, and the denouement yet another age deferred.
  • No; it would be more generous to make the sacrifice alone, and spare him the pain of hope deferred.
  • Still she did not come, and partly from weakness, partly from hope deferred, I found myself beginning to tremble all over.
  • The enterprise would be far more arduous if it were deferred till the King, by remodelling boroughs and regiments, had procured a Parliament and an army on which he could rely.
  • I had not revealed myself in my altered character to Dora yet, because she was coming to see Miss Mills in a few days, and I deferred all I had to tell her until then; merely informing her in my letters (all our communications were secretly forwarded through Miss Mills), that I had much to tell her.
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