Definitions of reprieve
v. t. - To delay the punishment of; to suspend the execution of sentence on; to give a respite to; to respite; as, to reprieve a criminal for thirty days. 2
v. t. - To relieve for a time, or temporarily. 2
n. - A temporary suspension of the execution of a sentence, especially of a sentence of death. 2
n. - Interval of ease or relief; respite. 2
The word "reprieve" uses 8 letters: E E E I P R R V.
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