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Synonyms for suspension
səˈspɛn ʃənsus·pen·sion

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Wiktionary

  1. suspensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    delay, interruption, intermission, stop

  2. suspensionnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    intermission, delay, stop, interruption

  3. suspensionnoun

    A temporary or conditional delay, interruption or discontinuation.

    Synonyms:
    delay, interruption, stop, intermission

  4. suspensionnoun

    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:
    interruption, stop, intermission, delay

  5. suspensionnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    intermission, stop, interruption, delay

  6. suspensionnoun

    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

  7. suspensionnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    stop, intermission, delay, interruption

  8. suspensionnoun

    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:
    intermission, delay, stop, interruption

  9. suspensionnoun

    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:
    delay, stop, intermission, interruption

  10. suspensionnoun

    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, intermission, interruption, stop

Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspensionnoun

    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, suspensionnoun

    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, suspensionnoun

    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, abatementnoun

    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 systemnoun

    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, hangingnoun

    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 removalnoun

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. suspensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    hanging

  2. suspensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    interruption, intermission, SUSPENSE

  3. suspensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    delay, postponement

  4. suspensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    temporary deprivation (as of an office)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. suspensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    pendency, delay, respite, postponement, abeyance

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How to use suspension in a sentence?

  1. Kelvin Dushnisky:

    I am encouraged by the progress we made but there is no definitive solution yet, we agreed to work expeditiously to arrive at a mutually acceptable outcome that would allow Lumwana to remain in operation - that is our hope, but if we cannot reach an acceptable solution, we will commence suspension in March.

  2. Janine Sikes:

    A suspension does have a time limit. It can range from one semester to years depending on the circumstances.

  3. Norwegian Hansen:

    Many in Europe have welcomed the World Anti-Doping Code’s increase in the length of suspension for serious doping offences to four years but feel it is still not enough, although yet to be proven in humans, some believe that doped athletes could benefit even after a four-year ban.

  4. Rob Khazzam:

    It is not a ban. Uber has not been banned in Budapest, it is simply a forced suspension, we have been left no other alternative by the authorities in Hungary in response to these developments.

  5. Enrique Valenzuela:

    It's time for everyone to start going home, no one is going to cross tonight, the suspension has been suspended, MPP is back.


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