reprieval

[ ri-pree-vuh l ]
/ rɪˈpri vəl /

noun

reprieve; respite.

Nearby words

  1. repression,
  2. repressive,
  3. repressively,
  4. repressor,
  5. repressor gene,
  6. reprieve,
  7. reprimand,
  8. reprint,
  9. reprisal,
  10. reprise

Origin of reprieval

First recorded in 1580–90; reprieve + -al2

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