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1. Serving or tending to suspend or temporarily stop something.
2. Characterized by or causing suspense.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. having the power of deferment; effecting suspension
2. causing, characterized by, or relating to suspense
3. inclined to defer judgment; undecided
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. pertaining to or characterized by suspension.
2. having the effect of suspending the operation of something.
3. undecided in mind.
4. pertaining to, characterized by, or expressing suspense.
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|Adj.||1.||suspensive - (of a situation) characterized by or causing suspense|
tense - in or of a state of physical or nervous tension
|2.||suspensive - undecided or characterized by indecisiveness|
indecisive - characterized by lack of decision and firmness; "an indecisive manager brought the enterprise to a standstill"
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