Synonyms and Antonyms for reprieve

1. reprieve (n.)

a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort

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2. reprieve (n.)

an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

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3. reprieve (n.)

a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)

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4. reprieve (v.)

postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution

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5. reprieve (n.)

the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment

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6. reprieve (v.)

relieve temporarily

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