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REPRIEVE

'REPRIEVE' is a 8 letter word starting with R and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'REPRIEVE'

ClueAnswer

Brief respite (8)REPRIEVE
Allow to go unpunished (8)
Welcome out (8)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for REPRIEVE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word reprieve will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

JAM - LAG

4 letter words

BIND - FREE - HALT - MELT - PITY - RUTH - SAVE - STAY - STOP - THAW - WAIT

5 letter words

BLOCK - DELAY - FAVOR - GRACE - LET UP - MERCY - PAUSE - PURGE - RELAX - SPARE - TIE UP - TIE-UP

6 letter words

EXCUSE - FAVOUR - HANG UP - HANG-UP - HOLDUP - LET OFF - LOG JAM - LOGJAM - PARDON - PATHOS - RELENT - RELIEF - REMOVE - RESCUE - SHRIFT - SLOW UP - SLOW-UP

7 letter words

AMNESTY - CLEANSE - DELIVER - FEELING - FORBEAR - FORGIVE - FREEING - INTERIM - LAGGING - LET UP ON - PURGING - QUARTER - RED TAPE - RELEASE - REMOVAL - RESPITE - SPARING - SUSPEND - TIME LAG

8 letter words

BLOCKADE - BLOCKAGE - CLEMENCY - DELAYAGE - DRAGGING - FREE FROM - HAVE PITY - HUMANITY - IMMUNITY - INTERMIT - KINDNESS - LENIENCY - REPRIEVE - SELF-PITY - SLOWDOWN - SLOWNESS - STOPPAGE - SURCEASE - SYMPATHY

9 letter words

CATHARSIS - CLEANSING - DETENTION - DISCHARGE - EXEMPTION - HINDRANCE - INDEMNITY - PURGATION - PURGE AWAY - RED-TAPERY - REMISSION

10 letter words

ABSOLUTION - COMPASSION - CONDOLENCE - DOUBLE TAKE - HINDERANCE - MITIGATION - MORATORIUM - RED-TAPEISM - REDEMPTION - RETARDANCE - SUSPENSION - TAKE PITY ON

11 letter words

BENEVOLENCE - CLEANSE AWAY - DELIVERANCE - EXCULPATION - EXONERATION - FORBEARANCE - FORGIVENESS - GIVE QUARTER - GIVE RELEASE - GIVE RESPITE - OBSTRUCTION - RETARDATION

12 letter words

AFTERTHOUGHT - INTERMISSION - PAPERASSERIE - POSTPONEMENT

13 letter words

COMMISERATION - HAVE MERCY UPON

14 letter words

GRANT A REPRIEVE - REMISSION OF SIN

15 letter words

DELAYED REACTION - STAY OF EXECUTION

16 letter words

EMOTIONAL RELEASE

17 letter words

BUREAUCRATIC DELAY

Definition of reprieve

  • relieve temporarily
  • postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution
  • the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment
  • a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)
  • a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort


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