To cease for a period; delay.
To keep up in a race or contest:
To cause or arrange for (an event) to take place at a time later than the time at which it was originally supposed to happen.
To cancel or not exact penalty for (an offense); forgive
To pass a course or test; to gain credit for a class; to qualify academically.
The definition of lessen is to diminish or to cause something to be diminished or reduced.
To ease physically; relieve:
Spare means to treat someone with mercy, avoid using something or save someone from something.
To accuse of being at fault; condemn (for something); censure
To impose a penalty on a wrongdoer for (an offense)
To load to capacity; fill:
To ease, lighten, or reduce (pain, anxiety, etc.)
To try to minimize or pardon (a fault); apologize or give reasons for
Find another word for reprieving. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for reprieving, like: suspending, staying, postponing, pardoning, delaying, deferring, absolving, soothing, lessening, comforting and sparing.