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Synonyms for suspend
səˈspɛnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspend(verb)

    hang freely

    "The secret police suspended their victims from the ceiling and beat them"

    Synonyms:
    set aside, debar, freeze

  2. suspend(verb)

    cause to be held in suspension in a fluid

    "suspend the particles"

    Synonyms:
    set aside, debar, freeze

  3. suspend, debar(verb)

    bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.

    Synonyms:
    deflect, head off, bar, obviate, forfend, forefend, avoid, stave off, fend off, freeze, set aside, debar, exclude, ward off, avert

  4. freeze, suspend(verb)

    stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it

    "Suspend the aid to the war-torn country"

    Synonyms:
    block, stop dead, immobilize, set aside, freeze, freeze down, debar, freeze out, immobilise

  5. suspend, set aside(verb)

    make inoperative or stop

    "suspend payments on the loan"

    Synonyms:
    allow, appropriate, reserve, freeze, set aside, debar, earmark

  6. suspend(verb)

    render temporarily ineffective

    "the prison sentence was suspended"

    Synonyms:
    set aside, debar, freeze

Wiktionary

  1. suspend(verb)

    Antonyms:
    resume

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. suspend

    Synonyms:
    attach, hang, rest, interrupt, delay, intermit, stop, discontinue

    Antonyms:
    detach, drop, remove, continue, expedite, protract, prolong

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. suspend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    hang, SLING UP

  2. suspend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    make to depend

  3. suspend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    interrupt, intermit, stay, stop, discontinue, arrest, leave off, give over, break off

  4. suspend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    defer, delay, postpone, withhold, lay over, stave off

  5. suspend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    debar (as from an office) temporarily

  6. suspend(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    stop payment, become bankrupt, go into bankruptcy

How to say suspend in sign language?

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Translations for suspend

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  • pozastavitCzech
  • aufheben, aufhängen, aufschieben, suspendieren, aussetzenGerman
  • αναστέλλωGreek
  • suspenderSpanish
  • pysäyttää, roikkua, lakkauttaa, keskeyttää, riippua, ripustaaFinnish
  • suspendre, mettre en suspensionFrench
  • croch, cuir à dreuchdScottish Gaelic
  • השעהHebrew
  • felfüggesztHungarian
  • suspensar, suspendarIdo
  • sospendere, appendereItalian
  • 停止, 下げる, 吊らす, 保留, ぶら下げるJapanese
  • whakairiMāori
  • schorsen, afbreken, onderbreken, afgelasten, ophangen, stopzetten, suspenderenDutch
  • henge, suspendere, avbryteNorwegian
  • amâna, agăța, suspenda, atârna, întrerupeRomanian
  • прекратить, приостановить, прекращать, подвешивать, приостанавливать, подвеситьRussian
  • askiya almakTurkish
  • 暂停Chinese

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