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suspends

verb
present tense third-person singular of suspend

Synonyms & Antonyms of suspends

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

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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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suspending

suspends

suspense

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“Suspends.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suspends. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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