What word completes the analogy?
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GULP : SWALLOW :: postpone : delay

  1. postpone
  2. hurry
  3. early

The best answer is postpone. The relationship between the first pair of words, GULP and SWALLOW, is that of synonyms—words that have similar meanings. Therefore, the second pair of words must also be synonyms. Postpone is a synonym for delay.

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