Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To adjourn to another hearing; defer.
  • To refer; send for information, proof, or the like.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To adjourn; to put off.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete, transitive To adjourn; to put off.

Etymologies

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Compare French réajourner. See adjourn.

Examples

  • To whose divine treatises, and to the Scriptures themselves, I rejourn all such atheistical spirits, as Tully did Atticus, doubting of this point, to Plato's

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • You are ambitious for poor knaves’ caps and legs: you wear out a good wholesome forenoon in hearing a cause between an orange-wife and a fosset-seller, and then rejourn the controversy of three-pence to a second day of audience.

    Act II. Scene I. Coriolanus

  • You are ambitious for poor knaves 'caps and legs: you wear out a good wholesome forenoon in hearing a cause between an orange wife and a fosset-seller; and then rejourn the controversy of three pence to a second day of audience.

    Coriolanus

  • You are ambitious for poor knaves’ caps and legs: you wear out a good wholesome forenoon in hearing a cause between an orange wife and a fosset-seller; and then rejourn the controversy of three pence to a second day of audience.

    The Tragedy of Coriolanus

  • You are ambitious for poor knaves 'caps and legs:' you wear outa good wholefomc forenoon, in hearing a caufe between an orange-wife atid a foflet-feller} and then rejourn the controverfy of

    The Plays of William Shakspeare ...

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