postpone until (some later date or time)

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postpone until (some later date or time)

To delay (something) until a later date or time. A noun or pronoun can be used between "postpone" and "until" to specify what is being delayed. I was just informed that Mr. Smith has taken ill, so we had best postpone until he has recovered. We'll have to postpone the barbecue until next weekend if the weather doesn't improve.
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postpone something until something

to delay something until something happens or until a later time. Can we postpone our meeting until tomorrow? The picnic was postponed until Saturday.
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He was supposed to go for surgery but has postponed it until after their club campaign ends - which he hopes will be on the steps of the Hogan Stand on St Patrick's Day.
Kernan was supposed to go for surgery but has postponed it until after their club campaign ends - which he hopes will be on the steps of the Hogan Stand on St Patrick's Day.