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.

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

  • People pretty much expect to be taken care of no matter what is wrong with them, and once they get their "insurance" card the hemorrhoid sufferers generally will not defer to congestive heart failure, for example, so the Oregon plan has a fatal flaw; the most basic flaw of all--human nature.

  • 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.

  • The other is the demand that judges defer to voters.

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