suspender

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From suspend +‎ -er.

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suspender (plural suspenders)

  1. Something or someone who suspends.
  2. (US) An item of apparel consisting of a strap worn over the shoulder and used to hold up trousers.
    Synonym: (outside US) braces
  3. (Britain) An item of apparel used to hold up a sock or (now especially) a stocking, such as a garter, or each of the fastening-straps attached to a corset or suspender belt.

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Verb[edit]

suspender

  1. imperative of suspendere

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin suspendere.

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  • Hyphenation: sus‧pen‧der

Verb[edit]

suspender (first-person singular present suspendo, first-person singular preterite suspendi, past participle suspendido, short past participle suspenso)

  1. (transitive) to suspend; to hang
    Synonym: pendurar
  2. (transitive) to suspend (to halt something temporarily)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin suspendere.

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  • IPA(key): /suspenˈdeɾ/ [sus.pẽn̪ˈd̪eɾ]
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Syllabification: sus‧pen‧der

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suspender (first-person singular present suspendo, first-person singular preterite suspendí, past participle suspendido)

  1. to suspend
  2. to flunk, to fail to pass an exam or class

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