Definition of Prorogue in English :

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Prorogue meaning in English

Meaning of Prorogue in English

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Prorogue pronunciation in English

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1. defer, hold over, postpone, prorogue, put off, put over, remit, set back, shelve, table

hold back to a later time

Example Sentences:
'let's postpone the exam'

2. prorogue

adjourn by royal prerogative; without dissolving the legislative body

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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to discontinue the meetings of (a legislative body) without dissolving it

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verb transitive, verb intransitiveWord forms: proˈrogued or proˈroguing
1.  Obsolete
to defer; delay; postpone
to discontinue or end a session of (a legislative assembly, as the British Parliament)

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


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tr.v. pro·rogued, pro·rogu·ing, pro·rogues
1. To discontinue a session of (a parliament, for example).
2. To postpone; defer.

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