Adjourn

All possible synonyms of the word Adjourn as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Adjourn, withdraw, retire

Definition

  • break from a meeting or gathering; "We adjourned for lunch"; "The men retired to the library"

Synonyms

  • adjourn
  • withdraw
  • retire

Verb groups

  • seclude, sequester, sequestrate, withdraw: keep away from others; "He sequestered himself in his study to write a book"

Entailment

  • meet, gather, assemble, forgather, foregather: collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"

Hypernyms

  • close up, close, fold, shut down, close down: cease to operate or cause to cease operating; "The owners decided to move and to close the factory"; "My business closes every night at 8 P.M."; "close up the shop"

Hyponyms

  • prorogue: adjourn by royal prerogative; without dissolving the legislative body

Adjourn, recess, break up

Definition

  • close at the end of a session; "The court adjourned"

Synonyms

  • adjourn
  • recess
  • break up

Hypernyms

  • end, stop, finish, terminate, cease: have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical; "the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"; "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other"; "My property ends by the bushes"; "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"

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