Reprieve synonyms

rĭ-prēv'
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The definition of a stay is a visit somewhere.
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A delay, as a formal delay in a proceeding.
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Respite is defined as a break or a rest.
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The definition of a release is a letting go, setting free or relief.
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Pardon is defined as to excuse or forgive for a minor offense.
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To give or grant out of one's resources; afford:
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To postpone punishment of
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To soothe in distress or sorrow; ease the misery or grief of; bring consolation or hope to
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To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
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To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
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(Now historical) The act of releasing someone from debt or other obligation; acquittance. [from 15th c.]
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To stop for a while; linger
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To serve as justification for:
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To lessen or alleviate something, such as pain or a symptom.
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(Law) To pronounce not guilty; to grant a pardon for. [First attested in the mid 16th century.]
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To grant a pardon (to a group)
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To give in to the wish or judgment of another, as in showing respect; yield with courtesy (to)
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Postpone is defined as to put off to or place in a later time.
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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.
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Expense; cost:
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Sanctions such as fine, confinement, or loss of rights to property administered to a person convicted of a crime.
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Punish is to impose suffering or penalty, or to treat someone in an harsh manner.
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(Usually followed by "for") To assert or consider that someone is the cause of something negative; to place blame, to attribute responsibility (for something negative or for doing something negative).
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relieve of blame, responsibility
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A special virtue, gift, or help given to a person by God
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(Video games) an option allowing a player to resume a saved game.
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The definition of a suspension is a device or framework that supports weight.
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(Anatomy) A separation, aperture, fissure, or short passage in an organ or body part.
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(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.
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Find another word for reprieve. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for reprieve, like: stay, postponement, respite, release, pardon, spare, grant a stay of execution, comfort, lessen, soothe and acquittal.