to respite

to respite
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English-Hindi Amateurish dictionary. 2015.

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  • Respite — Res pite, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Respited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Respiting}.] [OF. respiter, LL. respectare. See {Respite}, n.] To give or grant a respite to. Specifically: (a) To delay or postpone; to put off. (b) To keep back from execution; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Respite — Res pite (r?s p?t), n. [OF. respit, F. r[ e]pit, from L. respectus respect, regard, delay, in LL., the deferring of a day. See {Respect}.] 1. A putting off of that which was appointed; a postponement or delay. [1913 Webster] I crave but four day… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Respite — may be:* Respite (law), delay of sentence * Respite care, care provided as temporary replacement of a live in caregiver * Respite (management), practice of allocating extraordinary resources toward recovery of workers from effects of unusual… …   Wikipedia

  • respite — res·pite / res pət, ri spīt/ n in the civil law of Louisiana: a judicially approved or enforced agreement that provides a debtor with time or a delay for the payment of creditors Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. respite …   Law dictionary

  • respite — [res′pit] n. [ME < OFr respit < L respectus: see RESPECT] 1. a delay or postponement; esp., postponement of the carrying out of a death sentence; reprieve 2. an interval of temporary relief or rest, as from pain, work, duty, etc.; lull vt.… …   English World dictionary

  • respite care — noun Temporary residential care for an elderly, disabled or ill person to provide relief for the person s usual carer • • • Main Entry: ↑respite …   Useful english dictionary

  • respite from impending punishment — index reprieve Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • respite care — respite .care n [U] temporary care for people who are too old or ill to look after themselves, which allows the people who usually look after them to rest …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • respite care — respite ,care noun uncount the temporary care of someone who is sick, old, or has a physical or mental problem, either at home or in a special hospital, in order to allow the person who usually takes care of them to have a rest …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • respite — late 13c., from O.Fr. respit delay, respect, from L. respectus consideration, recourse, regard (see RESPECT (Cf. respect)) …   Etymology dictionary

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