Synonyms for suspension

Synonyms for (noun) suspension

Synonyms: temporary removal, suspension

Definition: a temporary debarment (from a privilege or position etc)

Similar words: debarment

Definition: the act of prevention by legal means

Usage: they achieved his debarment from holding public office

Synonyms: suspension, hanging, dangling

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

Usage: there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait

Similar words: support, supporting

Definition: the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening

Usage: he leaned against the wall for support

Synonyms: suspension, suspension system

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

Similar words: mechanical system

Definition: a system of elements that interact on mechanical principles

Synonyms: reprieve, respite, hiatus, suspension, abatement

Definition: an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Similar words: break, interruption

Definition: some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity

Usage: the telephone is an annoying interruption; there was a break in the action when a player was hurt

Synonyms: suspension, abeyance

Definition: temporary cessation or suspension

Similar words: inaction, inactiveness, inactivity

Definition: the state of being inactive

Synonyms: suspension

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

Similar words: mixture

Definition: (chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)

Synonyms: pause, break, intermission, interruption, suspension

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

Similar words: time interval, interval

Definition: a definite length of time marked off by two instants

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