Word of the Day – Mar. 1 – Abeyance

Filed under: Dee Dee |

Noun: Abeyance (uh-BAY-unss)

Definition:

1. A lapse in succession during which there is no person in whom a title is vested.

2. Temporary inactivity: suspension.

Sample sentence: Our plans to go for a bike ride were in abeyance until the weather cleared up.