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moratorium

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of moratorium

  1. a state of temporary inactivity <the director of the blood bank called for a moratorium in donations until the surplus could be used up> Synonyms cold storage, deep freeze, doldrums, dormancy, holding pattern, latency, abeyance, quiescence, suspended animation, suspense, suspensionRelated Words inaction, inertia, inertness, motionlessness; impasse, standstill; coma, hibernation, hypnosis, repose, rest, sleep, slumber, torpor; recess, recession, remission; downtime, idleness, layoffNear Antonyms recommencement, renewal, resumption, resuscitationAntonyms continuance, continuation





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