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Translation of "suspend" - English-Spanish dictionary

suspend

verb   /səˈspend/
to stop something happening for a short time suspender The game was suspended because of bad weather.
to hang something from somewhere suspender A light bulb was suspended from the ceiling.
(Definition of suspend from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

suspend

verb /səˈspend/
to hang suspender, colgar, pender The meat was suspended from a hook.
to keep from falling or sinking suspender(se) Particles of dust are suspended in the air.
to stop or discontinue temporarily suspender; aplazar, posponer All business will be suspended until after the funeral.
to prevent (a person) temporarily from continuing his (professional) activities or having his usual privileges suspender Two footballers were suspended after yesterday’s match.
suspended sentence noun
a prison sentence that will take effect only if the criminal commits a (similar) crime again libertad condicional Instead of being sent to prison, he was given a suspended sentence.
suspenders noun plural
(British) a pair, or set, of elastic straps for holding up socks or stockings ligas a pair of suspenders.
(American) braces for holding up trousers. tirantes
suspense /-s/ noun
a state of uncertainty and anxiety incertidumbre; ansiedad We waited in suspense for the result of the competition.
suspension /-ʃən/ noun
the act of suspending. suspensión
in a motor vehicle etc , the system of springs etc supporting the frame on the axles. suspensión
a liquid with solid particles that do not sink. suspensión
suspension bridge noun
a type of bridge that has its roadway suspended from cables supported by towers. puente colgante
(Definition of suspend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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