Translation of suspend in Spanish:


suspender, v.

Pronunciation /səˈspɛnd//səˈspɛnd/

transitive verb

  • 1

    • 1.1(stop, set aside)

      (payment/work) suspender
      • Eventually some of the remarks got a bit unpleasant and the ability to comment was temporarily suspended to allow everyone time to cool off.
      • When exploration had to be suspended temporarily because of bad weather the ladders rotted and the cave had to be re-rigged.
      • The market might be saturated, but it matters little for these ubiquitous hawkers, who can't even temporarily suspend or postpone their requirements of daily sustenance.
      • There were reports Thursday morning that evacuations had been suspended at least temporarily over security concerns.
      • Excursions to the glacier by horse-drawn carriage have been temporarily suspended and may not resume for the rest of the summer season.
      • While we ultimately know this film is a mockumentary, these techniques allow us to temporarily suspend our disbelief.
      • While immediate lay-offs have been temporarily suspended, the crisis continues with thousands of jobs among Rover's suppliers also under threat.
      • Since the problem of compensation for the land is unresolved, work on them should be suspended temporarily.
      • It's almost as if we experience an unease, a dislocation, because our freedom to move somewhere else is temporarily suspended.
      • Refreshments were served and the Ballinrobe Branch has now suspended its weekly meeting until September.
      • Recently Ryanair was forced to temporarily suspend services on its Strasbourg / London route.
      • Following the Thursday explosion, reports were circulated that claimed the security raid has been suspended and forces were ordered to retreat.
      • The teachers said they were temporarily suspending further action after the meeting because they expected their demand would be dealt with.
      • Ticket sales at the Glasgow Film Theatre were temporarily suspended prior to a showing in late August.
      • The officials said all training programs have been suspended pending a comprehensive investigation into the incident.
      • I'm suspending this meeting until a later time when I can get everyone's complete attention and input.
      • His version of events is plausible and it is easy to believe him but until more details emerge about the nature of the positive result absolute judgments must be suspended.
      • The weekly walk has been temporarily suspended due to a combination of bad weather and vacations.
      • Mainly, I feel I must suspend any judgement until next weekend, just because so much could change in the time remaining.
      • His driver's licence was suspended for 28 days pending his appearance.
      • Eventually, the stock exchange suspended trading in the stock.
      • I pled guilty, paid a fine, and had my driver's license suspended for 30 days.
      • The traders have been forced to temporarily suspend trading as they do not want any more clients to fall into this black hole.
      • Cannier SME owners will suspend judgement until they see what real changes emerge in the kind of deals their banks are prepared to offer.
      • Another bank had its operating license suspended for three months but was subsequently re-opened.

    • 1.2(defer, hold over)

      (decision/judgment) posponer
      (judgment/decision) postergar Latin America

  • 2

    (debar, ban)
    (member) suspender
    (student) expulsar temporariamente
    (student) suspender Latin America
    he was suspended from office fue separado de su cargo
    • He said four of the 12 officers have already been suspended for failing to stop looting.
    • Now Bromley police have suspended him while they carry out an investigation.
    • A senior council employee was subsequently suspended on full pay.
    • She was suspended from teaching in Oct. 2004 and resigned her position just before Christmas.
    • In any other job or industry someone would be suspended pending an investigation.
    • He was immediately suspended from duty when the offences came to light and is now no longer with the service.
    • The council suspended him from the post in December 2000.
    • The Evening Echo has learned he was suspended from his role as governor immediately after he was arrested.
    • He has now been suspended while the investigation continues.
    • That was dealt with through disciplinary proceedings, and he was suspended for a length of time, and the outcome was that he was dismissed from the service.
    • She was briefly suspended from her position and issued with a written warning for insubordination after she wrote to every member of the council pointing out that discussions were taking place.
    • She is currently suspended from duty but she believes she has been unfairly scapegoated and is taking a High Court case to be re-instated.
    • He was initially regarded as a good pilot, but his performance faded over his final two years in the Guard and he was suspended from flight status.
    • On April 4 he was suspended from his job and two days later was arrested but released on bail after the Crown Prosecution Service decided not to charge him.
    • Hall was suspended from his post the following day.
    • Five members of staff have been suspended pending the outcome of the investigation.
    • Mitch, and possibly Harley, would be immediately suspended indefinitely.
    • They are currently suspended from duty and facing criminal charges in relation to allegations made by various inmates.
    • She was suspended from her post in charge of 20 community wardens last summer and her contract was not renewed when it expired in March this year.
    • He was suspended from this post in July last year.
  • 3

    it seemed to hang suspended in mid air parecía estar suspendido en el aire
    • In some bizarre animator's joke, they were literally suspended, all hung in the air in a big room.
    • A single lantern was suspended from another chain attached presumably to a ceiling of sorts, though Oliver's falcon eyes could not penetrate the darkness.
    • Each of the fleecy shell jackets is suspended from a hook, with the trousers tucked in beneath and bent at the knee so that the seat touches the hem.
    • The floor slab perimeters are suspended via steel hanging rods located in alternate curtain walling mullions with no columns at ground floor level to compromise the huge entrance foyer.
    • Neon tubular lights in the shapes of numerical digits are suspended from its upper edge.
    • Bunches of dried flowers hang from walls and ceiling; an ancient bird cage is suspended from a beam and a wooden hat-stand reminds us of years gone by.
    • The missiles are suspended from four underwing pylons.
    • The building is suspended from the cliff by cables, so when the glacier goes down, the restaurant literally hangs.
    • Behind the low stage a large dark blue gauze drape with subtle, pastel coloured swirls was suspended from the high ceiling.
    • Several large, empty picture frames are suspended from the ceiling.
    • Fluid black jersey dresses were suspended from leather laces and geometric metal frames.
    • They're all suspended in mid-air and don't really have anything to say.
    • Its other end was tied to the axle of the utility, and by its tautness the boy could see when Joe's full weight was suspended from it.
    • Dozens of cages were suspended from special rods around the courtyard.
    • At the head of the room, a large screen was suspended from the ceiling and onto it was projected what appeared to be the layout for their graduation.
    • They are suspended from the ceiling and wobble slightly if you lean against them.
    • A timber deck is suspended from the concrete slab roof.
    • The key to the diary was suspended from a silver key chain.
    • There is also a shower room, and a cosy den - breaking away from all the open space - in which the warehouse's original hoisting gear is suspended from the ceiling.
    • The seats are suspended from wall and ceiling mounts.