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English definition of “suspend”

suspend

verb [T]     /səˈspend/
STOP to stop something happening for a short time : The semifinal was suspended because of bad weather .Delaying and wasting time
suspend sth from/between, etc to hang something from somewhere : [often passive] A light bulb was suspended from the ceiling .Hanging and suspending
JOB/SCHOOL B2 to not allow someone to go to work or school for a period of time because they have done something wrong : [often passive] She was suspended from school for fighting .Firing staff and being firedNot going to school
(Definition of suspend verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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