- suspension bridge,
- suspension point,
- suspension points,
- suspensory bandage
Origin of suspensive
Examples from the Web for suspensive
The fifth attitude serves as a preparation for oblique steps; it is also colorless, transitive, suspensive.Delsarte System of Oratory|Various
The Ministers themselves were unable to insist on the absolute veto in preference to the suspensive thus defined.
They resolved, on September 21, that the suspensive veto should extend over two legislatures.
As the following quotation shows, it is interesting as detailing a few of the steps by which Darwin reached that suspensive stage.Pioneers of Evolution from Thales to Huxley|Edward Clodd
A strong smell of rancid wicks disturbed nobody and in the charged, suspensive air the cheap lamps burned with a still flame."Persons Unknown"|Virginia Tracy