abeyant

[ uh-bey-uh nt ]
/ əˈbeɪ ənt /

adjective

temporarily inactive, stopped, or suspended.

Nearby words

  1. abessive,
  2. abet,
  3. abetalipoproteinemia,
  4. abettor,
  5. abeyance,
  6. abfarad,
  7. abg,
  8. abgatha,
  9. abh,
  10. abhenry

Origin of abeyant

First recorded in 1865–70; abey(ance) + -ant

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for abeyant