Definisi 'reprieve'
English to English
noun
1 a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
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2 an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
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3 a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)
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4 the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment
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5 A temporary suspension of the execution of a sentence, especially of a sentence of death.
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verb
6 postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution
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7 relieve temporarily
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8 To delay the punishment of; to suspend the execution of sentence on; to give a respite to; to respite; as, to reprieve a criminal for thirty days.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
respite, abate, die away, let up, jurisprudence, law, clemency, mercifulness, mercy, warrant, break, ease, defervescence, remission, remittal, subsidence,

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