1. hang freely;"The secret police suspended their victims from the ceiling and beat them"
2. cause to be held in suspension in a fluid;"suspend the particles"
3. bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.
4. stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it;"Suspend the aid to the war-torn country"
5. make inoperative or stop;"suspend payments on the loan"
6. as of a prison sentence