respite

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To delay or postpone
A reprieve, especially from a sentence of death
A brief interval of rest or relief
interval of rest
an interval of rest or relief extended to the care provider where a client is being maintained in his/her home or residence or in the residence of a relative or friend
A putting off of that which was appointed; a postponement or delay
temporary child care that may be available to families of children with disabilities This may include care provided in the home or at another place
the act of reprieving; postponing or remitting punishment
Temporary care given to an individual for the purpose of providing a period of relief to the primary caregivers Respite is used to decrease stress in the homes of persons with disabilities or handicaps, thereby increasing caregivers' overall effectiveness
To relieve by a pause or interval of rest
a pause for relaxation; "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests
{i} temporary delay, cessation, intermission; reprieve, suspension of an execution, delay or cancellation of a death sentence
To delay or postpone; to put off
A respite is a short delay before a very unpleasant or difficult situation which may or may not take place. Devaluation would only give the economy a brief respite. = reprieve
To keep back from execution; to reprieve
postpone the punishment of a convicted criminal, such as an execution
To delay or postpone something
services to temporarily relieve parents or other regular caregivers of a person with disabilities from their care-giving responsibilities
A short-term or temporary stay in an ALF or SNF
an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
Temporary suspension of the execution of a capital offender; reprieve
A respite is a short period of rest from something unpleasant. It was some weeks now since they had had any respite from shellfire
a pause for relaxation; "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
{f} suspend temporarily, grant an intermission; suspend an execution, delay or cancel a death sentence
Care given by people outside the immediate family; gives family members a rest from caregiving responsibilities
Temporary intermission of labor, or of any process or operation; interval of rest; pause; delay
a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
a pause from doing something (as work); "we took a 10-minute break"; "he took time out to recuperate" a pause for relaxation; "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests
The delay of appearance at court granted to a jury beyond the proper term
Time off A short break from a routine
a pause from doing something (as work); "we took a 10-minute break"; "he took time out to recuperate"
To give or grant a respite to
respite care
Respite care is the temporary residential care for a patient with the intention of providing a break for the primary care givers. Respite care may be given in a hospice or alternatively as organised holidays for patients. Respite care is most often given for disabled or terminally ill patients who are normally cared for at home by other members of their family
respite care
Respite care is short-term care that is provided for very old or very sick people so that the person who usually cares for them can have a break. respite care for their very ill child for short periods. 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
respite in the peace talks
intermission in the peace negotiations
respit
{v} to suspend, delay, put off, pause
respit
{n} a reprieve, delay, pause, interval, ease
respites
plural of respite
respite
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