adjourn - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/əˈdʒɜː(r)n/
present tense
I/you/we/theyadjourn
he/she/itadjourns
present participleadjourning
past tenseadjourned
past participleadjourned
  1. to temporarily end something such as a meeting or a trial

    The trial was adjourned until Monday.

derived word

adjournment

noun [countable/uncountable]
singularadjournment
pluraladjournments

phrasal verbs