verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for suspend
He was sentenced to 10 years in prison, with all but two and a half years suspended.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Time was suspended as the world watched and waited for news about the young, brave girl from the Swat Valley.Promoting Girls’ Education Isn’t Enough: Malala Can Do More|Paula Kweskin|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This may be precisely the point: that fiction at its best is a sphere of suspended belief as much as suspended disbelief.
From the roof of the barn is a long loop of rope, through this the turkey is suspended by its legs.
As for Ready for Hillary, it now survives in a sort of suspended animation.
No blood can pass through a vein that is closed by resistance, nor can it ever do it until resistance is suspended.Philosophy of Osteopathy|Andrew T. Still
Suspended from the gas pipe, which was bent and leaking, was Don Roberto.The Californians|Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
A strange servant opens to them; a strange stream of light comes from the hall, where a bright chandelier had been suspended.Old Kensington|Miss Thackeray
In the midst of them all, a group of splendid Toledo swords, beautiful in design and workmanship, were suspended.Dangerous Ground|Lawrence L. Lynch
Hang round my daughter's neck this earring, suspended by a lock of my hair.The Prairie Flower|Gustave Aimard