The definition of a stay is a visit somewhere.
To give in to the wish or judgment of another, as in showing respect; yield with courtesy (to)
Pardon is defined as to excuse or forgive for a minor offense.
To postpone punishment of
Postpone is defined as to put off to or place in a later time.
(Law) The action of a person that abates, or without proper authority enters a residence after the death of the owner and before the heir takes possession.
The definition of a release is a letting go, setting free or relief.
Respite is defined as a break or a rest.
To give or grant out of one's resources; afford:
To soothe in distress or sorrow; ease the misery or grief of; bring consolation or hope to
To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
To stop for a while; linger
To serve as justification for:
To lessen or alleviate something, such as pain or a symptom.
To suspend is defined as to take away a privilege as punishment, to stop for a period of time or to hang something while still allowing for free movement.
Sanctions such as fine, confinement, or loss of rights to property administered to a person convicted of a crime.
Punish is to impose suffering or penalty, or to treat someone in an harsh manner.
relieve of blame, responsibility
A special virtue, gift, or help given to a person by God
The definition of a suspension is a device or framework that supports weight.
(Anatomy) A separation, aperture, fissure, or short passage in an organ or body part.
Find another word for reprieve. In this page you can discover 36 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for reprieve, like: postponement, breather, stay, defer, pardon, grant a stay of execution, lessen, clemency, postpone, abatement and release.