capable of being suspended.
noun 1. the act of suspending. 2. the state of being suspended. 3. temporary abrogation or withholding, as of a law, privilege, decision, belief, etc. 4. stoppage of payment of debts or claims because of financial inability or insolvency. 5. Chemistry. the state in which the particles of a substance are mixed with a fluid […]
noun 1. a bridge having a deck suspended from cables anchored at their extremities and usually raised on towers. suspension bridge noun 1. a bridge that has a deck suspended by cables or rods from other cables or chains that hang between two towers and are anchored at both ends
- Suspension of disbelief
phrase a willingness to suspend one’s critical faculties and believe the unbelievable; sacrifice of realism and logic for the sake of enjoyment Word Origin coined by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
plural noun, Printing. 1. a series of periods used as an ellipsis.