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Synonyms for suspension
səˈspɛn ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspension(noun)

    a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy

    Synonyms:
    interruption, abeyance, dangling, respite, hanging, intermission, abatement, reprieve, pause, suspension system, temporary removal, hiatus, break

  2. pause, intermission, break, interruption, suspension(noun)

    a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something

    Synonyms:
    prison-breaking, gap, jailbreak, respite, happy chance, interruption, rift, intermission, severance, gaolbreak, falling out, hanging, prisonbreak, recess, faulting, breakout, geological fault, break, good luck, breaking, disruption, reprieve, open frame, abatement, break of serve, hiatus, breach, breakage, abeyance, suspension system, fault, pause, shift, fracture, time out, temporary removal, rupture, dangling

  3. abeyance, suspension(noun)

    temporary cessation or suspension

    Synonyms:
    interruption, abeyance, dangling, respite, reprieve, hanging, intermission, abatement, pause, suspension system, temporary removal, hiatus, break

  4. suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement(noun)

    an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

    Synonyms:
    dangling, foramen, relief, rest, suspension system, respite, reprieve, recess, interruption, rest period, break, temporary removal, hiatus, pause, abatement, abeyance, time out, intermission, hanging

  5. suspension, suspension system(noun)

    a mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle

    Synonyms:
    interruption, abeyance, dangling, respite, hanging, intermission, abatement, reprieve, pause, suspension system, temporary removal, hiatus, break

  6. suspension, dangling, hanging(noun)

    the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)

    "there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"

    Synonyms:
    interruption, abeyance, dangling, respite, wall hanging, hanging, intermission, abatement, reprieve, pause, suspension system, temporary removal, hiatus, break

  7. suspension, temporary removal(noun)

    a temporary debarment (from a privilege or position etc)

    Synonyms:
    interruption, abeyance, dangling, respite, hanging, intermission, abatement, reprieve, pause, suspension system, temporary removal, hiatus, break

Wiktionary

  1. suspension(noun)

    The act of suspending, or the state of being suspended.

    Synonyms:
    stop, delay, interruption, intermission

  2. suspension(noun)

    A temporary or conditional delay, interruption or discontinuation.

    Synonyms:
    intermission, delay, stop, interruption

  3. suspension(noun)

    The state of a solid or substance produced when its particles are mixed with, but not dissolved in, a fluid, and are capable of separation by straining.

    Synonyms:
    delay, interruption, stop, intermission

  4. suspension(noun)

    The act of keeping a person who is listening in doubt and expectation of what is to follow.

    Synonyms:
    interruption, stop, intermission, delay

  5. suspension(noun)

    The system of springs and shock absorbers connected to the wheels in an automobile or car, which allow the vehicle to move smoothly with reduced shock to its occupants.

    Synonyms:
    intermission, stop, interruption, delay

  6. suspension(noun)

    A stay or postponement of the execution of a sentence, usually by letters of suspension granted on application to the lord ordinary.

    Synonyms:
    intermission, stop, interruption, delay

  7. suspension(noun)

    The act of or discord produced by prolonging one or more tones of a chord into the chord which follows, thus producing a momentary discord, suspending the concord which the ear expects.

    Synonyms:
    stop, intermission, delay, interruption

  8. suspension(noun)

    A topological space derived from another by taking the product of the original space with an interval and collapsing each end of the product to a point.

    Synonyms:
    intermission, delay, stop, interruption

  9. suspension(noun)

    A function derived, in a standard way, from another, such that the instant function's domain and codomain are suspensions of the original function's.

    Synonyms:
    delay, stop, intermission, interruption

  10. suspension(noun)

    Synonyms:
    delay, intermission, interruption, stop

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. suspension(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hanging

  2. suspension(n.)

    Synonyms:
    interruption, intermission, SUSPENSE

  3. suspension(n.)

    Synonyms:
    delay, postponement

  4. suspension(n.)

    Synonyms:
    temporary deprivation (as of an office)

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Translations for suspension

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  • تعليقArabic
  • Aufhängung, Aussetzung, Federung, SuspensionGerman
  • εκκρεμότητα, διαθεσιμότητα, αιώρημα, ανάρτηση, κρέμασμαGreek
  • تعلیقPersian
  • peruutus, jännitys, keskeytys, suspensio, pidätysFinnish
  • sospensione, balestraItalian
  • suspensie, voorhoudingDutch
  • suspensie, suspendareRomanian
  • приостановка, прекращение, приостановлениеRussian
  • amortisör, durdurma, süspansiyon, askıya almaTurkish
  • đình chỉVietnamese
  • 懸掛Chinese

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