What does abeyance mean?

abeyance \uh-BAY-unss\ noun. 1 : a state of temporary activity : suspension — used chiefly in the phrase in abeyance. 2 : a lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom a title is vested.

What is the synonym of abeyance?

noun. 1’the project was left in abeyance for the time being’ SYNONYMS. suspension, a state of suspension, a state of dormancy, a state of latency, a state of uncertainty, suspense, remission, reserve.

How do you pronounce abetment?

Pronunciation
  1. (US) IPA: /əˈbɛt.mənt/
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