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put it off

English Meaning 1

delay (when we speak English)

English Example 1

“Kate, about our meeting tomorrow, can we put it off til next week?  I’d like to collect some more data first.”

English Meaning 2

English Example 2

“I’ve got to write this report, it’s been on my desk for like weeks but I keep putting it off because it’s so boring! But I know I’ll have to do it sooner or later”
(Learn English, tip: young people in particular, use ‘like’ as a filler word, but also to give an estimate or exaggeration)


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