Words nearby abeyance
How to use abeyance in a sentence
Not a single one of his fellow conservatives joined his call to hold what he called a “not only unusual, but unprecedented,” law in abeyance until lower courts and the justices could examine it more closely.Abortion rights backers: Supreme Court’s Texas ruling shows Roe v. Wade is in danger|Robert Barnes|September 2, 2021|Washington Post
It’s unclear when lenders will end the abeyance awarded all of those delinquent mortgages.
The court will then hold the eleven felony allocutions in abeyance.
Or were they merely orthodox through a more uneven balancing of their qualities, the animal in abeyance?Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
My own direct correspondence with Mr. Baxter is now about three months in abeyance.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Fettes, with various liquors singing in his head, returned home with devious footsteps and a mind entirely in abeyance.Tales and Fantasies|Robert Louis Stevenson
Dashwood retired with Bute and the barony of Despencer was called out of abeyance in his favour.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
Still, public feeling was so strong that by the middle of the century the laws had almost fallen into abeyance.Is Ulster Right?|Anonymous