These english synonyms and antonyms for all kind of action, performing and planning related words has been arranged by categories. For each word (, ...) you will find about 10 to 40 synonyms. Antonyms are included in the sense, that the words consists mostly of pairs which have the opposite meaning.
Synonyms for Postpone
|hold off||hold over||hold up on||lay over||linger|
|mull||play for time||prorogue||put off||put on hold|
|put on ice||put over||remit||respite||shelve|
|stall||stay||stonewall||suspend||take one's time|
Synonyms for Hesitate
• Meaning of these synonyms: To be irresolute in acting or doing / To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to continue
|alternate||be irresolute||be uncertain||blow hot and cold|
Synonyms for Resume
|begin over||carry on||continue||forge ahead|
|go on||keep moving||pick up||proceed||progress|
|reopen||restore||return to||take up|
Another language related topic: ever wondered what it would mean if a foreign language did not have any words for "time"? Have a look at these linguistic studies.