Synonyms and Antonyms of suspend
1 to bring to a formal close for a period of time the judge suspended the hearing to give the district attorney more time to process evidence Synonyms of suspend prorogate, prorogue, recess, adjournWords Related to suspend break off, disband, discontinue, disperse, intermit, interrupt; defer, hold off, postpone, put off, reserve, shelve, table; dissolve, end, halt, stop, terminate; break up, close, conclude, wind up, wrap up; abort, call, call off, drop, recall, repeal, rescind, revoke; abrogate, annul, invalidate, negate, nullify, quash, voidNear Antonyms of suspend inaugurate, launch, open; carry on, continue, draw out, extend, proceed, prolong; renew, reopen, resume; assemble, call, convene, convoke, muster, rally, summon
2 to place on an elevated point without support from below suspended a banner proclaiming the town's “Heritage Days” from the archway Synonyms of suspend dangle, sling, hang, swingWords Related to suspend hook, mount, pin, tack; drape, festoon, garland, string; extend (out), jut, project, stick out; overhang, protrude; cascade, depend, fall; balance, poise
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