complied (part of speech: verb)
- knuckled under,
respected (part of speech: verb)
obeyed (part of speech: verb)
The great store- house, built with so much care and close study of its purposes, and which had stood for so long empty, a pathetic expression of man's hope deferred,
was filled to its capacity.
- "The Heart of Unaga", Ridgwell Cullum.
Theirs assuredly is no barren or futile loss, and they have a conviction, and they bestow the conviction, of solitude deferred.
- "Essays", Alice Meynell.
But it's only a pleasure deferred.
- "The Silver Horde", Rex Beach.