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suspended

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 3)

extending freely from a support from above
  • a tree decorated with an array of suspended ornaments

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suspended

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of suspended (Entry 2 of 3)

as in postponed, deferred

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suspended

verb
past tense of suspend

Synonyms & Antonyms of suspended (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to place on an elevated point without support from below
  • suspended a banner proclaiming the town's "Heritage Days" from the archway

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“Suspended.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suspended. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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