suspension (Meaning)

Wordnet

suspension (n)

a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy

a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something

temporary cessation or suspension

an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

a mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle

the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)

a temporary debarment (from a privilege or position etc)

suspension Sentence Examples

  1. The car's suspension system absorbed the impact of the rough road, providing a smoother ride.
  2. The suspension bridge spanned the wide river, its cables shimmering in the sunlight.
  3. The athlete was given a suspension for violating the doping regulations.
  4. The nurse prepared a suspension of medication for the patient to take orally.
  5. The particle suspension in the water made it appear cloudy and opaque.
  6. The suspension of belief is essential when reading a work of fiction.
  7. The company suspended its operations due to financial difficulties.
  8. The suspension of the employee was pending an investigation into their conduct.
  9. The suspension of the sentence was granted due to mitigating circumstances.
  10. The suspension of the pendulum proved the law of conservation of energy.

FAQs About the word suspension

a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy, a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of

suspense, quiescence,abeyance, latency, coma, suspended animation, recession, moratorium, inertia, recess

continuance,continuation, continuation, continuance,renewal, resuscitation, renewal, resuscitation, resumption, resumption

The car's suspension system absorbed the impact of the rough road, providing a smoother ride.

The suspension bridge spanned the wide river, its cables shimmering in the sunlight.

The athlete was given a suspension for violating the doping regulations.

The nurse prepared a suspension of medication for the patient to take orally.