Definitions for "Adjourn"
To put off or defer to another day, or indefinitely; to postpone; to close or suspend for the day; -- commonly said of the meeting, or the action, of convened body; as, to adjourn the meeting; to adjourn a debate.
To suspend business for a time, as from one day to another, or for a longer period, or indefinitely; usually, to suspend public business, as of legislatures and courts, or other convened bodies; as, congress adjourned at four o'clock; the court adjourned without day.
To halt a meeting temporarily.
Keywords:  delay, defer
To delay, defer.
If it is not possible to finish a game within the prescribed time, the players may ADJOURN to continue at another time. The player whose turn it is to move at the ADJOURNMENT makes a SEALED MOVE.
to put off until another time
When a scheduled closing date/settlement date passes without completing the signing of the mortgage documents and/or the disbursement of funds.