verb (used with object), pro·rogued, pro·ro·guing.
Words nearby prorogue
Origin of prorogue
OTHER WORDS FROM proroguepro·ro·ga·tion [proh-ruh-gey-shuhn] /ˌproʊ rəˈgeɪ ʃən/, nounnon·pro·ro·ga·tion, nounun·pro·rogued, adjective
Examples from the Web for prorogue
The gentleman would take away from the Territorial Governors the power to prorogue and dissolve the Assemblies.
I now free you from further attendance, and prorogue you till the Session of next year.
It was almost an insult for him to prorogue the Assembly on his own authority and without their knowledge.Give Me Liberty|Thomas J. Wertenbaker
The sovereign had never dared to prorogue them against their will, they argued.The Scottish Parliament|Robert S. (Robert Sangster) Rait
His Ministry advised him to prorogue Parliament, and prorogued it accordingly was.The Canadian Portrait Gallery Volume 3|John Charles Dent