French translation of reprieve
- (figurative, = delay)
accorder un sursis à
Example Sentences Including 'reprieve'
Will waited, daring to hope the information might give him a reprieve.SACRAMENT (2001)
On his face was the look of a condemned man who was afraid that the news of a reprieve might be a rumour.Final Resort
But the point was that for now, at least, we had a reprieve.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
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Translation of reprieve from the Collins English to French Dictionary