Respite Meaning

There are 6 meaning(s) for word respite

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Respite Meaning 1 : an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

    Synonyms : abatement,  hiatus,  reprieve,  suspension
Respite Meaning 2 : a pause from doing something (as work)

    Synonyms : break,  recess,  time out
Respite Meaning 3 : postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution

    Synonyms : reprieve
Respite Meaning 4 : a pause for relaxation

    Synonyms : relief,  rest,  rest period
Respite Meaning 5 : the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment

    Synonyms : reprieve
Respite Meaning 6 : a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort

    Synonyms : reprieve