Example sentences for: defer

How can you use “defer” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Furthermore, investors can choose whether to participate in the buyback or to hold onto their shares and defer taxes completely.

  • Some people may choose to save enough to maintain a buffer-stock or contingency reserve during their early working years and defer retirement saving until their 40s or 50s.

  • Typically, justices defer to the judgment of the executive branch during the event--that is, they would be unlikely to grant an injunction preventing the city from enforcing its curfew while the WTO is in town.

  • And to close down the catering lady, make it a point to tell her that you have decided to defer to her professional experience.

  • This would lead, for instance, to closer attention to relationships between savings and investment and the human life cycle (rather than abstract analysis on the incentives to defer current consumption).

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