Adjourn in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Adjourn

(transitive) To postpone. | (transitive) To defer; to put off temporarily or indefinitely. | (intransitive) To end or suspend an event.

Short Example Sentences for Adjourn

  • 1. A proposal to adjourn the council was under consideration. 🔊
  • 2. Shall we adjourn to the Buffet? 🔊
  • 3. I propose that we adjourn to the Milan. 🔊
  • 4. He then moved that the Conference adjourn until to-morrow. 🔊
  • 5. We will adjourn to the Coffee-House. 🔊
  • 6. I would, therefore, suggest that we adjourn till Monday. 🔊
  • 7. There are several propositions to adjourn to different days. 🔊
  • 8. We can take a recess and adjourn after we take the trip through the buildings. 🔊
  • 9. Well, you wait outside; they'll adjourn presently. 🔊
  • 10. It is expected also that an attempt will be made to adjourn the War. 🔊
  • 11. For this reason Monsieur Tudesco opined it was better to adjourn to a cafe. 🔊

How to use Adjourn in Sentences?

  • 1. The idea was to take a recess until after our trip this afternoon and adjourn then. 🔊
  • 2. I adjourn what I have to say on this topic to the chapters on Culture and Worship. 🔊
  • 3. He made no suggestion that we should adjourn to that empty room, where we had discussed so many cases. 🔊
  • 4. If there is nothing further to come up this morning, a motion to adjourn will be in order until the afternoon session. 🔊
  • 5. It was quite common to examine lady witches in the regular court and then adjourn to the tennis-court. 🔊
  • 6. The company now proposed to adjourn to the smoking room, and they arose and left the table accordingly. 🔊
  • 7. We begin our labors at nine, adjourn a few minutes for lunch, and then continue our work until nearly six. 🔊
  • 8. If the governor could adjourn the assembly when he pleased, he could force it to pass any laws he wanted or prevent its passing any laws at all. 🔊
  • 9. There could be no occasion to adjourn the court, or longer suspend justice, which thirsted to seize the sanguinary old hypocrite. 🔊
  • 10. Arrived at the church and while waiting for the pastor, who often comes from afar, the party adjourn to the nearest house, and drink. 🔊
  • 11. In many instances, the president has had to adjourn a debate to the next meeting, on account of the number of orators wishing to take part in it. 🔊
  • 12. The Chair will take them up in order and will first put the question upon the motion to adjourn until Monday. 🔊
  • 13. I pray you, friend, 'tis wearing into night, Let us adjourn here, for the present. 🔊
  • 14. You have the petitions in your hands, and I ask you in the name of justice and humanity not to let this Congress adjourn without action. 🔊
  • 15. The assemblies, as the legislatures were called, had the right to meet and adjourn as they pleased, instead of having their meetings and adjournments dictated by the governor. 🔊
  • 16. The party rose simultaneously to adjourn to the garden; and then, for the first time, the effect of the wine they had drunk seemed to make itself felt. 🔊
  • 17. Lucia now seemed to shrink back, and at that sign Nora signaled the girls to leave the porch and adjourn to more convenient quarters for their confidences. 🔊
  • 18. After taking some refreshment, Dulberry proposed to Bertram that they should adjourn to the Town Hall. 🔊
  • 19. Judge Willis, still standing, then said: "You cannot adjourn a Court that does not exist. 🔊
  • 20. There was still an hour of daylight to come, and moon-rise would not be far off, so that the hosts proposed to adjourn to the garden, where fresh music awaited them. 🔊