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suspending, present participle; suspended, past tense; suspends, 3rd person singular present; suspended, past participle;
  1. Temporarily prevent from continuing or being in force or effect
    • - work on the dam was suspended
  2. Officially prohibit (someone) from holding their usual post or carrying out their usual role for a particular length of time
    • - two officers were suspended from duty pending the outcome of the investigation
  3. Defer or delay (an action, event, or judgment)
    • - the judge suspended judgment until January 15
  4. (of a judge or court) Cause (an imposed sentence) not to be enforced as long as no further offense is committed within a specified period
    • - the sentence was suspended for six months
    • - a suspended jail sentence
  5. Hang (something) from somewhere
    • - the light was suspended from the ceiling
  6. (of solid particles) Be dispersed throughout the bulk of a fluid
    • - the paste contains collagen suspended in a salt solution

  1. (suspend) hang freely; "The secret police suspended their victims from the ceiling and beat them"
  2. (suspend) bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.
  3. (suspend) freeze: stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it; "Suspend the aid to the war-torn country"
  4. (suspend) make inoperative or stop; "suspend payments on the loan"
  5. (suspend) render temporarily ineffective; "the prison sentence was suspended"
  6. (suspended) (of undissolved particles in a fluid) supported or kept from sinking or falling by buoyancy and without apparent attachment; "suspended matter such as silt or mud..."; "dust particles suspended in the air"; "droplets in suspension in a gas"
  7. (Suspend) Sleep mode refers to a low power mode for electronic devices such as computers, televisions, and remote controlled devices. ...
  8. Suspended: A Cryogenic Nightmare is an interactive fiction computer game written by Michael Berlyn and published by Infocom in 1983. It belongs to the science fiction genre, and is considered by many fans to be one of Infocom's better non-Zork-related titles. ...
  9. (Suspension (chemistry)) In chemistry, a suspension is a heterogeneous fluid containing solid particles that are sufficiently large for sedimentation. Usually they must be larger than 1 micrometer. ...
  10. (Suspension (film)) Suspension is a 2008 American science fiction film directed by Alec Joler and Ethan Shaftel. It won the 2007 Spirit of the Independent Award for Best Science Fiction Film.
  11. (Suspension (in Canon Law)) In the Canon Law of the Roman Catholic Church, a dispensation is the suspension by competent authority of general rules of law in particular cases. ...
  12. (Suspension (motorcycle)) A motorcycle's suspension serves a dual purpose: contributing to the vehicle's handling and braking, and providing safety and comfort by keeping the vehicle's passengers comfortably isolated from road noise, bumps and vibrations.
  13. (suspend) To halt something temporarily; To hang freely; underhang; To discontinue or interrupt a function, task, position, or event
  14. (suspended) Caused to stop for a while; interrupted or delayed; Hung from above
  15. (suspension) The act of suspending, or the state of being suspended; A temporary delay, interruption, or cessation; Of labor, study, pain, etc.; Of decision, determination, judgment, etc.; Of judgment or opinion in view of evidence to be produced. ...
  16. (suspend) To postpone, stay, or withhold certain conditions of a judicial sentence for a temporary period of time.
  17. (SUSPEND (or SUSPENSION)) Punishment for infraction of rules.
  18. (Suspend) or suspension means a temporary debarring from practice before the Office or other jurisdiction.
  19. ("suspend") means to deprive a member, for the period ordered, of all the privileges of The Canadian Kennel Club
  20. (SUSPEND) Permit temporarily revoked, canceled, or work suspended until violations are corrected, establishment closure.
  21. (Suspend) A function in laptop computers where most processes including background processes are halted temporarily to conserve power.
  22. (Suspend) The action of transitioning the product into a low power state, wherein the device cannot be used, but can be resumed quickly.
  23. (Suspend) This ability is written Suspend X — (cost). Any time a player could cast a spell with suspend, he or she may instead pay its suspend cost to exile it with X time counters on it. The player removes a time counter every time his or her upkeep step begins. ...
  24. (Suspend) To hold in abeyance.
  25. (Suspend) has the meaning given in 40 CFR 1068.30. In general this means to temporarily discontinue the certificate or an exemption for an engine family.