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Meaning & Definition of Suspend in English

English

Suspend

/səspɛnd/

verb

1. Hang freely

  • "The secret police suspended their victims from the ceiling and beat them"
    synonym:
  • suspend

2. Cause to be held in suspension in a fluid

  • "Suspend the particles"
    synonym:
  • suspend

3. Bar temporarily

  • From school, office, etc.
    synonym:
  • suspend
  • ,
  • debar

4. Stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it

  • "Suspend the aid to the war-torn country"
    synonym:
  • freeze
  • ,
  • suspend

5. Make inoperative or stop

  • "Suspend payments on the loan"
    synonym:
  • suspend
  • ,
  • set aside

6. Render temporarily ineffective

  • "The prison sentence was suspended"
    synonym:
  • suspend

Examples of using

Philosophy teaches us to feel uncertain about the things that seem to us self-evident. Propaganda, on the other hand, teaches us to accept as self-evident matters about which it would be reasonable to suspend our judgment or to feel doubt.