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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Adjourn by royal prerogative; Hold back to a later time.

Usage examples (38)
  • I admit I didn't know the word prorogue until today, but what a chess match this has been.
  • If the reason to prorogue is to avoid a vote of confidence, I wouldn't sign it myself.
  • The technical definition of 'prorogue' is as follows:
  • The only way to do that would be to "prorogue" the House completely. for more
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