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reprieve
used in The Hunger Games

2 uses
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Definition
delay or halt punishment; or a warrant granting such — especially a death sentence

or:

relieve temporarily
  • Darkness has given me a brief reprieve, but by the time the sun rises, the Careers will have formulated a plan to kill me.
    p. 186.5
reprieve = delay offering temporary relief
  • I drift off, reprieved, relieved, and with the number eleven still flashing behind my eyelids.
    p. 109.3

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