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Translation of "reprieve" - English-Russian dictionary

reprieve

noun [C]
 
 
/rɪˈpriːv/
PUNISHMENT an official order that stops a prisoner from being killed as a punishment
распоряжение об отмене смертного приговора
Not punishing and reducing punishment
SOMETHING UNPLEASANT when something happens to stop a bad situation
передышка, временное облегчение
Not punishing and reducing punishment
reprieve verb [T]
отменять смертный приговор, давать передышку
(Definition of reprieve from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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