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reprieve

[rɪ'priːv]

  1. гл.

    1. юр.

      откладывать приведение в исполнение (смертного) приговора

    2. уст. помиловать приговорённого к смертной казни

    3. дать передышку; временно облегчить (боль и т. п.)

  2. сущ.

    1. отсрочка приведения в исполнение (смертного) приговора

    2. уст. помилование приговорённого к смертной казни

    3. передышка, временное облегчение

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reprieve

[rɪ'priːv]

n

  1. юр. отмена или отсрочка приговора (к смертной казни)

  2. (временное) облегчение, передышка

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And loves to grant, reprieve him from the wrath
Она не отвратит негодованья
Shakespeare, William / Alls Wel that ends WellШекспир, Вильям / Все хорошо, что хорошо кончается
Все хорошо, что хорошо кончается
Шекспир, Вильям
© Издательство "ACADEMIA", 1937
Alls Wel that ends Well
Shakespeare, William
© Susan Snyder 1993
There are also middle-income, high-debt developing countries that need a reprieve from the debt burden they face.
Кроме того, существуют страны-крупные должники со средним уровнем дохода, которые также нуждаются в облегчении бремени задолженности.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
And just like that my semi-reprieve from coughing ended.
И тут краткая передышка от моего дурацкого «гриппа» закончилась.
Cast, P.C.,Cast, Kristin / MarkedКаст, Филис,Каст, Кристин / Меченая
Меченая
Каст, Филис,Каст, Кристин
© St. Martin's Griffin Press, LLC, New York, 2007
© ЗАО "ОЛМА Медиа Групп", издание, перевод, 2009
Marked
Cast, P.C.,Cast, Kristin
© 2007 by P. С. Cast and Kristin Cast
The group was taking a momentary reprieve from their new stash and doing a cover of one of my favorite Nine Inch Nails songs.
Сделав короткую передышку от новых вещей, группа выдавала кавер-версию одной из моих любимых песен — «Наин Инч Нейлз».
Mead, Richelle / Succubus on TopМид, Райчел / Голод суккуба
Голод суккуба
Мид, Райчел
© Е. Р. Волковыский, перевод на русский язык, 2010
© Издание на русском языке, ООО "Издательство"Эксмо", 2010
© 2008 by Richelle Mead
Succubus on Top
Mead, Richelle
© 2008 by Richelle Mead
After that first hideous gallop, a walk was like a reprieve.
После кошмарного галопа такая езда показалась Корделии почти отдыхом.
Bujold, Lois McMaster / BarrayarБуджолд, Лоис Макмастер / Барраяр
Барраяр
Буджолд, Лоис Макмастер
© 1991 by Lois McMaster Bujold
© перевод Т.Л. Черезовой, 1996
Barrayar
Bujold, Lois McMaster
© 1991 by Lois McMaster Bujold
Like a condemned prisoner with an unexpected reprieve from death row.
Как приговоренный арестант, которого совершенно неожиданно вывели из камеры смертников.
Wilson, Paul Francis / HostsВилсон, Пол Фрэнсис / Пожиратели сознания
Пожиратели сознания
Вилсон, Пол Фрэнсис
Hosts
Wilson, Paul Francis
© 2001 by F. Paul Wilson
"It is a temporary reprieve," the merchant said.
- Это принесет лишь недолгое облегчение, - проговорил торговец.
Salvatore, Robert / Promise of the Witch KingСальваторе, Роберт / Заклятие короля-колдуна
Заклятие короля-колдуна
Сальваторе, Роберт
© 2005 Wizards of the Coast, Inc.
© ИЦ "Максима", 2007
© Е. Фурсикова, перевод, 2007
Promise of the Witch King
Salvatore, Robert
© 2005 Wizards of the Coast, Inc.
They were scrambling, giving Gray's party a minute or so of a reprieve.
Они лихорадочно засуетились, дав Грею и его товарищам пару минут отсрочки.
Rollins, James / Judas StrainРоллинс, Джеймс / Печать Иуды
Печать Иуды
Роллинс, Джеймс
© 2007 by Jim Czajkowski
© С. Саксин, перевод, 2009
© ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", издание на русском языке, 2009
Judas Strain
Rollins, James
© 2007 by Jim Czajkowski
The reprieve commission in my service is not to interfere in these matters.
Комиссия по помилованиям, состоящая при моей службе, не будет заниматься этими делами.
Delarue, Jacques / The Gestapo: A History of HorrorДеларю, Жак / История гестапо
История гестапо
Деларю, Жак
© Перевод на русский язык Издательская группа «Прогресс» 1992
© 1962, «Fayard»
The Gestapo: A History of Horror
Delarue, Jacques
© Pen & Sword Books Ltd, 2008
©Jacques Delarue, 2008
The financial crisis brings a temporary reprieve from rising fossil- energy use
Финансовый кризис спровоцировал временное затишье в росте потребления ископаемого топлива
© 2010 OECD/IEA
© 2010 OECD/IEA
"He has begged for a reprieve, then, if you like that better!"
— Что ж, запросил отсрочки, если угодно.
James, Henri / Washington SquareДжеймс, Генри / Вашингтонская площадь
Вашингтонская площадь
Джеймс, Генри
Washington Square
James, Henri
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1995
At the last minute, one Indian was given a reprieve.
В последний момент исполнение приговора одному из индейцев было отсрочено.
Brown , Dee / Bury my Heart at Wounded KneeБраун, Ди / Схороните мое сердце у Вундед-ни
Схороните мое сердце у Вундед-ни
Браун, Ди
© Издательство "Прогресс", 1984
Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee
Brown , Dee
© 1970 by Dee Brown
Doubtless there may be men who have been sentenced, who have suffered this mental anguish for a while and then have been reprieved; perhaps such men may have been able to relate their feelings afterwards.
Может быть, и есть такой человек, которому прочли приговор, дали помучиться, а потом сказали: "ступай, тебя прощают". Вот эдакой человек, может быть, мог бы рассказать.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / IdiotДостоевский, Фёдор / Идиот
Идиот
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1971
Idiot
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2004 by Fine Creative Media, Inc.
There are brief, partial reprieves, when her skin is stimulated.
Время от времени наступает частичное улучшение, особенно при кожной стимуляции.
Sacks, Oliver / The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat and other clinical talesСакс, Оливер / Человек, который принял жену за шляпу и другие истории из врачебной практики
Человек, который принял жену за шляпу и другие истории из врачебной практики
Сакс, Оливер
© О. Сакс, 1970, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985
© Harpers & Row, Publishers, Inc, 1987
© Г. Хасин, Ю. Численко, перевод на русский язык и примечания, 2003
© "Сайнс пресс", 2003
The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat and other clinical tales
Sacks, Oliver
© 1970, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985 by Oliver Sacks
The reaction of someone steeled to face the worst and suddenly reprieved.
Реакция человека, который шел на казнь, и вдруг получил помилование.
Tey, Josephine / Brat FarrarТэй, Джозефина / Мистификация
Мистификация
Тэй, Джозефина
© Перевод. Р.С.Боброва, 2010
© The National Trust, 1949
© Издание на русском языке AST Publishers, 2010
Brat Farrar
Tey, Josephine
© 1950 by Elisabeth MacKintosh
© renewed by R.S. Latham

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rɪ'priːvVerbоткладывать приведение в исполнение (смертного) приговораExamples

to reprieve an offender — отсрочить исполнение приговора осуждённому преступнику

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to reject an appeal for a reprieve
отклонять апелляцию
petition for reprieve
подавать прошение об отсрочке приговора
petitioning for reprieve
подача прошения об отсрочке приговора
reprieves and pardons clause
пункт о праве президента предоставлять отсрочку исполнения приговоров и помилование по делам о преступлениях против Соединенных Штатов

Word forms

reprieve

verb
Basic forms
Pastreprieved
Imperativereprieve
Present Participle (Participle I)reprieving
Past Participle (Participle II)reprieved
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I reprievewe reprieve
you reprieveyou reprieve
he/she/it reprievesthey reprieve
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am reprievingwe are reprieving
you are reprievingyou are reprieving
he/she/it is reprievingthey are reprieving
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have reprievedwe have reprieved
you have reprievedyou have reprieved
he/she/it has reprievedthey have reprieved
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been reprievingwe have been reprieving
you have been reprievingyou have been reprieving
he/she/it has been reprievingthey have been reprieving
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I reprievedwe reprieved
you reprievedyou reprieved
he/she/it reprievedthey reprieved
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was reprievingwe were reprieving
you were reprievingyou were reprieving
he/she/it was reprievingthey were reprieving
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had reprievedwe had reprieved
you had reprievedyou had reprieved
he/she/it had reprievedthey had reprieved
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been reprievingwe had been reprieving
you had been reprievingyou had been reprieving
he/she/it had been reprievingthey had been reprieving
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will reprievewe shall/will reprieve
you will reprieveyou will reprieve
he/she/it will reprievethey will reprieve
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be reprievingwe shall/will be reprieving
you will be reprievingyou will be reprieving
he/she/it will be reprievingthey will be reprieving
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have reprievedwe shall/will have reprieved
you will have reprievedyou will have reprieved
he/she/it will have reprievedthey will have reprieved
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been reprievingwe shall/will have been reprieving
you will have been reprievingyou will have been reprieving
he/she/it will have been reprievingthey will have been reprieving
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would reprievewe should/would reprieve
you would reprieveyou would reprieve
he/she/it would reprievethey would reprieve
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be reprievingwe should/would be reprieving
you would be reprievingyou would be reprieving
he/she/it would be reprievingthey would be reprieving
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have reprievedwe should/would have reprieved
you would have reprievedyou would have reprieved
he/she/it would have reprievedthey would have reprieved
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been reprievingwe should/would have been reprieving
you would have been reprievingyou would have been reprieving
he/she/it would have been reprievingthey would have been reprieving
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am reprievedwe are reprieved
you are reprievedyou are reprieved
he/she/it is reprievedthey are reprieved
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being reprievedwe are being reprieved
you are being reprievedyou are being reprieved
he/she/it is being reprievedthey are being reprieved
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been reprievedwe have been reprieved
you have been reprievedyou have been reprieved
he/she/it has been reprievedthey have been reprieved
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was reprievedwe were reprieved
you were reprievedyou were reprieved
he/she/it was reprievedthey were reprieved
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being reprievedwe were being reprieved
you were being reprievedyou were being reprieved
he/she/it was being reprievedthey were being reprieved
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been reprievedwe had been reprieved
you had been reprievedyou had been reprieved
he/she/it had been reprievedthey had been reprieved
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be reprievedwe shall/will be reprieved
you will be reprievedyou will be reprieved
he/she/it will be reprievedthey will be reprieved
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been reprievedwe shall/will have been reprieved
you will have been reprievedyou will have been reprieved
he/she/it will have been reprievedthey will have been reprieved

reprieve

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Possessive casereprieve'sreprieves'