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reprieve
[rɪˈpriːv] [rɪˈpriːv]

  • v. 取消(或缓期)执行……的死刑;取消关闭,暂缓终止
  • n. 缓刑,赦免;暂缓,暂时解救

[ 复数 reprieves 第三人称单数 reprieves 现在分词 reprieving 过去式 reprieved 过去分词 reprieved ]

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  暂缓处刑

... breather 呼吸者 reprieve 暂缓处刑 lull 使安静 ...

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  缓刑

... repressor 抑压者 reprieve 缓刑 reprimand 谴责 ...

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短语

with a two-year reprieve 缓期二年执行 ; 缓期两年执行

Death with reprieve 死缓 ; 无期徒刑

Graceful Reprieve 优雅免难

judicial reprieve 司法暂缓

Moments of Reprieve 缓刑时刻

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reprieve [ ri'pri:v ]

  • n.
    • a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort

      同义词: respite

    • an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

      同义词: suspension respite hiatus abatement

    • a warrant granting postponement (usually to postpone the execution of the death sentence)
    • the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment

      同义词: respite

  • v.
    • postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution

      同义词: respite

    • relieve temporarily

以上来源于: WordNet

 柯林斯英汉双解大词典 

reprieve /rɪˈpriːv/ ( reprieving, reprieved, reprieves )

  • 1. 

    V-T If someone who has been sentenced in a court is reprieved, their punishment is officially delayed or cancelled. (被判) 缓刑; 撤销 (刑罚) [no cont]

    例:

    Fourteen people, waiting to be hanged for the murder of a former prime minister, have been reprieved.

    因谋杀前总理而等受绞刑的十四个人获得缓刑。

  • 2. 

    N-VAR Reprieve is also a noun 缓刑; (刑罚) 撤销

    例:

    A man awaiting death by lethal injection has been saved by a last-minute reprieve.

    一名等待被注射处死的男子因为最后一刻的缓刑而获救。

  • 3. 

    N-COUNT A reprieve is a delay before a very unpleasant or difficult situation which may or may not take place. 暂缓; 暂缓令

    例:

    It looked as though the college would have to shut, but this week it was given a reprieve.

    看上去这所学院将不得不关闭,但本周却收到了暂缓令。

同近义词

双语例句原声例句权威例句

  • A man awaiting death by lethal injection has been saved by a last-minute reprieve.

    等待注射处死的男子因为最后一刻的缓刑而获救。

    《柯林斯英汉双解大词典》

  • It looked as though the college would have to shut, but this week it was given a reprieve.

    看上去所学院不得不关闭本周收到了暂缓令。

    《柯林斯英汉双解大词典》

  • Campaigners have won a reprieve for the hospital threatened with closure.

    活动家这家受关闭威胁的医院赢得喘息的机会。

    《牛津词典》

更多双语例句
  • Clare Algar from Reprieve says British Foreign Secretary David Miliband now admits at least two individuals were moved through the British island.

    VOA: standard.2009.07.28

  • (Speaking) Britons shivering through one of the coldest winters to hit the United Kingdom in decades got no reprieve from Mother Nature on Sunday.

    VOA: standard.2010.01.10

  • The human rights group Reprieve is submitting a lawsuit that will demand a judicial review of the government decision not to examine Madni's claim that he was one of at least two known suspects that were moved through Diego Garcia.

    VOA: standard.2009.07.28

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