suspension
[səˈspɛnʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. the action of suspending someone or something or the condition of being suspended.
    "the suspension of military action" ·
    "the investigation led to the suspension of several officers"
    antonyms:
  2. the system of springs and shock absorbers by which a vehicle is supported on its wheels.
    "modifications have been made to the car's rear suspension"
  3. a mixture in which particles are dispersed throughout the bulk of a fluid.
    "a suspension of maize starch in arachis oil"
    synonyms:
    • a state in which particles are dispersed throughout a fluid.
      "the agitator in the vat keeps the slurry in suspension"
  4. music
    a discord made by prolonging a note of a chord into the following chord.
Origin
late Middle English: from French, or from Latin suspensio(n-), from the verb suspendere ( see suspend).
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How to use suspension in a sentence?
suspension changes include a wider front and rear track with increased negative camber for better cornering grip.
a damped suspension that isolates the chassis from external vibration.
the player can expect a suspension for his latest misdemeanour.
the investigation led to the suspension of several officers.
modifications have been made to the car's rear suspension.
the agitator in the vat keeps the slurry in suspension.
he received an automatic one-match suspension.
a suspension of maize starch in arachis oil.
the suspension was tuned for a softer ride.
the suspension deforms slightly on corners.
the suspension of military action.
double wishbone suspension.
How to say suspension in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)skorsing, opskorting, suspensie
Arabic (NOUN)تعليق, التعليق, وقف, الوقف, الإيقاف, معلق, التوقيف
Bangla কুম্ভক
Bosnian (Latin) suspenzija
Bulgarian (NOUN)окачване, суспензия, спиране, преустановяване, временно спиране, прекратяване, отложено плащане, висящ, отлагане
Cantonese (Traditional) 懸架
Catalan (NOUN)suspensió, penjant
Chinese Simplified 悬 架
Chinese Traditional 懸 架
Croatian (NOUN)suspenzija, ovjes, obustavu, viseći
Czech (NOUN)pozastavení, suspenze, zavěšení, odpružení, pérování, visutý, přerušení, odkladu
Danish (NOUN)affjedring, hjulophæng, betalingsstandsning, ophæng, inddragelse, ophævelse, udsættelse, afbrydelse
Dutch (NOUN)schorsing, opschorting, suspensie, ophanging, vering, surséance, stopzetting, opgeschort, onderbreking, geschorst
Estonian (NOUN)peatamine, vedrustus, suspensioon, katkestamine, peatumine
Fijian vakalewenilotu
Filipino suspensyon
Finnish (NOUN)keskeyttäminen, jousitus, suspensio, ripustus, pyöräntuenta, lykkäys
German (NOUN)Aussetzung, Federung, Aufhängung, Suspendierung, Fahrwerk, Sistierung, Pendelleuchte, Aufhebung, Sperrung, Unterbrechung
Greek (NOUN)αναστολή, ανάρτηση, αιώρημα, εναιώρημα, κρεμαστή, διακοπή
Haitian Creole sispansyon
Hebrew (NOUN)השעיה, ההשעיה, הבולם, השעיית, מתלה
Hindi (NOUN)निलंबन, सस्पेंशन, झूला, निलंबित
Hmong Daw raug tshem tawm
Hungarian (NOUN)felfüggesztés, szuszpenziót, futómű, függés
Icelandic (NOUN)fjöðrun, frestun, dreifa
Indonesian (NOUN)suspensi, penangguhan, penskorsan, gantung, penghentian
Italian (NOUN)sospensione, portante
Japanese (NOUN)サスペンション, 懸濁液, ペンション, 懸架, 懸垂, 停止, 中断, 浮遊, 休止
Kiswahili (NOUN)kusimamishwa
Korean (NOUN)서스펜션, 현탁액, 정지, 일시 중단
Latvian (NOUN)apturēšanu, suspensija, balstiekārta, atlikšana, piekares, pārtraukšanu, neuzlikšanas, Vanšu, atcelšanu
Lithuanian (NOUN)sustabdymas, pakaba, suspensija, kabantis
Malagasy fampiatoana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)penggantungan, gantung, digantung
Maltese (NOUN)sospensjoni
Norwegian Bokmål suspensjon
Persian (NOUN)تعلیق, سیستم تعلیق, آویز
Polish (NOUN)zawieszenie, wiszący, wstrzymaniem
Portuguese (NOUN)suspensão
Querétaro Otomi suspensión
Romanian (NOUN)suspendarea
Russian (NOUN)подвеска, приостановление, суспензии, отстранение, висячий, прекращение
Samoan uepisaite
Serbian (Cyrillic) суспензија
Serbian (Latin) suspenzija
Slovak (NOUN)pozastavenie, suspenzia, zavesenie, odpruženie, visutý, pruženia, podmienečný, prerušenie, odklad, zastavení
Slovenian (NOUN)suspenzije, vzmetenje, odložitev, prekinitev, opustitev, zadržanja, ustavitev, blokade
Spanish (NOUN)suspensión, colgante
Swedish (NOUN)upphängning, fjädring, suspensionen, uppskov, tillfälligt upphävande, hjulupphängningen, avbrytande, inställande, indragning, befrielse, avbrott
Tahitian opaniraa
Tamil சஸ்பென்ஷன்
Telugu సస్పెన్షన్
Thai (NOUN)ระงับ
Tongan fakamavahe'i e 'uli
Turkish (NOUN)süspansiyon, askıya alma, bulunulma, asma, uzaklaştırma, askı, durdurulması, erteleme, amortisör
Ukrainian (NOUN)підвіски, призупинення, суспензія, ходової, припинення
(ADJECTIVE)суспензії
Urdu (NOUN)معطلی
Vietnamese (NOUN)treo, tạm ngừng, tạm dừng
Welsh (NOUN)atal, hongiad, gwaharddiad, grog, gohirio, hatal
Yucatec Maya suspensión
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