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  Words related to suspend

Related / Similar Words: freeze, set aside, debar

 

Definition:
  • cause to be held in suspension in a fluid; "suspend the particles";
  • stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it; "Suspend the aid to the war-torn country";
  • make inoperative or stop; "suspend payments on the loan";
  • hang freely; "The secret police suspended their victims from the ceiling and beat them";
  • bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.;
  • as of a prison sentence;

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    Hyponyms: resuspend, dangle, send down, rusticate

     

    Entailments: punish, penalize, penalise

     

    Derivational Morphology: suspension, dangling, hanging, pause, intermission, break, interruption, abeyance, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement, freeze, halt, brace, suspender, gallus, debarment, temporary removal

     

     
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