What are the antonyms for SUSPENSIVE?
- make relaxed, lax, decompress, unwind, unbend, unstrain, relaxed, relax, slow down, decisive, unlax, loosen up.
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Synonyms for SUSPENSIVE
- Nail Biting,
Usage Examples for SUSPENSIVE
The House of Commons may, as was explained, assent in minor matters to the revision of the House of Lords, and submit in matters about which it cares little to the suspensive veto of the House of Lords; but when sure of the popular assent, and when freshly elected, it is absolute, it can rule as it likes and decide as it likes. - "The English Constitution" by Walter Bagehot
The suspensive tone which the voice assumes at the end of the interrogation is indicative of incompleteness of thought; and indication of incompleteness is the characteristic function of all rising intervals. - "The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886" by Ministry of Education
True, they accorded to the king the right to postpone for a time the execution of an act of the legislature- the so- called " suspensive veto"- but they deprived him of all control over local government, over the army and navy, and over the clergy. - "A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1." by Carlton J. H. Hayes