What is another word for in abeyance?

148 synonyms found


[ ɪn ɐbˈe͡ɪəns], [ ɪn ɐbˈe‍ɪəns], [ ɪ_n ɐ_b_ˈeɪ_ə_n_s]

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How to use "In abeyance" in context?

The following article about the term "in abeyance" provides an overview of the meaning and usage of this legal phrase in contract law.

"In abeyance" means on hold or suspended. When a contract is "in abeyance," the parties are not legally bound by the contract. The contract is still a part of the law and can be enforced, but the parties are not obligated to follow the terms of the contract. The parties can choose to resume their contractual obligations at any time.

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