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1. suspend

verb. ['səˈspɛnd'] hang freely.

Synonyms

  • hang
  • hang up

Antonyms

  • dissimilate
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate

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Rhymes with Suspend

  • overextend
  • comprehend
  • condescend
  • transcend
  • recommend
  • landsend
  • apprehend
  • reoffend
  • pretend
  • portend
  • misspend
  • extend
  • expend
  • echemende
  • distend
  • contend
  • befriend
  • yearend
  • unbend
  • relend
  • intend
  • impend
  • descend
  • depend
  • defend
  • commend
  • backend
  • trend
  • offend
  • friend

Sentences with suspend


1. Adjective
Get creative and suspend curtains from a wooden oar or a canoe paddle.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Some states even suspend your license if you fail to pay child support.

Quotes about suspend


1. It turned out I was pretty good in science. But again, because of the small budget, in science class we couldn't afford to do experiments in order to prove theories. We just believed everything. Actually, I think that class was called Religion. Religion class was always an easy class. All you had to do was suspend the logic and reasoning you were being taught in all the other classes.
- George Carlin, Brain Droppings

2. Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge. It requires no accountability, no understanding. The highest form of knowledge… is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in another’s world. It requires profound purpose larger than the self kind of understanding.
- Bill Bullard

3. Is it too much to expect from the schools that they train their students not only to interpret but to criticize; that is, to discriminate what is sound from error and falsehood, to suspend judgement if they are not convinced, or to judge with reason if they agree or disagree?
- Mortimer J. Adler, How to Read a Book: The Classic Bestselling Guide to Reading Books and Accessing Information

2. suspend

verb. ['səˈspɛnd'] cause to be held in suspension in a fluid.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • confront
  • attract
  • encourage
  • hearten

3. suspend

verb. ['səˈspɛnd'] stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it.

Synonyms

  • freeze
  • interrupt

Antonyms

  • increase
  • repatriate
  • allow

4. suspend

verb. ['səˈspɛnd'] bar temporarily; from school, office, etc..

Synonyms

  • penalise
  • throw out
  • kick out
  • debar
  • expel
  • punish
  • penalize
  • rusticate

Antonyms

  • destabilise
  • sensitize
  • demilitarise
  • transitivize

5. suspend

verb. ['səˈspɛnd'] make inoperative or stop.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change

Antonyms

  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen

6. suspend

verb. ['səˈspɛnd'] render temporarily ineffective.

Synonyms

  • table
  • hold over
  • put over
  • put off
  • postpone
  • remit
  • defer
  • shelve
  • prorogue

Antonyms

  • clean
  • unstring
  • stabilize
  • better
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