Moratorium

môrʼ ə tôrʼ ē əm; môrʼ ə tōrʼ ē ɘm; mŏr ə tōrʼ ē əm

Definition

n. Deferment or delay of any action

Synonyms

reprieve

halt

pause

delay

deferment

Antonyms

continuation

continuance

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Sentences

1. During the winter, you can expect many moratoriums when it comes to traveling up North.


2. The mother got home late that night from work because of the unexpected moratorium of traffic.

50 EXCUSES FOR BEING LATE TO SCHOOL.