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There are a number of reasons why someone who is feeling anxious might find reprieve in horror.
WHY HORROR FILMS ARE MORE POPULAR THAN EVER - ISSUE 95: ESCAPECOLTAN SCRIVNERJANUARY 14, 2021NAUTILUS
If you were expecting a bit of a reprieve in the news flow this week, forget it.
THE CLOUD OF IMPEACHMENT HANGS OVER THE MARKETS—EVEN BITCOIN IS SINKINGBERNHARD WARNERJANUARY 11, 2021FORTUNE
The governor said $75 million worth of loans to small businesses will be forgiven and converted into grants, and companies will get a reprieve on an expected increase in unemployment taxes.
VA. GOVERNOR IMPOSES CURFEW WHILE TOUGHENING RESTRICTIONS; MARYLAND COUNTIES CUT INDOOR DININGLAURA VOZZELLA, RACHEL CHASON, ERIN COX, MICHAEL BRICE-SADDLERDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
All of the day’s dockets were canceled, giving them a brief reprieve until their rescheduled hearing date in December.
LOGGING IN TO GET KICKED OUT: INSIDE AMERICA’S VIRTUAL EVICTION CRISISEILEEN GUODECEMBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Handed a reprieve, Tagovailoa helped move the Dolphins 54 more yards downfield, and running back Jordan Howard finished things off with a two-yard touchdown run.
STEELERS STAY UNBEATEN, CHARGERS DROP ANOTHER HEARTBREAKER IN NFL WEEK 9CINDY BOREN, MARK MASKE, DES BIELERNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The order was a temporary reprieve for Democrats who fought to ensure those ballots would be tallied.
SUPREME COURT SPLIT IN PA. ELECTION CASE RAISES QUESTIONS ABOUT HOW A JUSTICE BARRETT WOULD RULESEUNG MIN KIM, ROBERT BARNESOCTOBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
However, like the switch from a desktop landscape to a mobile landscape, there is no reprieve from the coming cookieless world.
NAVIGATING A COOKIELESS FUTUREJACOB M. DELHAGENSEPTEMBER 28, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
We unfortunately had to make this concession to get the temporary reprieve for other businesses.
APPLE WON’T TAKE A CUT — FOR NOW — WHEN FACEBOOK SELLS ONLINE CLASSESPETER KAFKASEPTEMBER 25, 2020VOX
While WeChat will effectively not work in the US from Sunday, TikTok has been given a reprieve until November 12.
AMERICANS WON’T BE ABLE TO DOWNLOAD TIKTOK OR WECHAT FROM SUNDAYCHARLOTTE JEESEPTEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Whether you’re at the office or working from home, the lunch “hour” is hardly a real reprieve.
EIGHT WAYS THAT TAKING A REAL LUNCH BREAK CAN IMPROVE YOUR WORK (AND LIFE)BY QUINN FISH/WORKING MOTHERSEPTEMBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO REPRIEVE

  • absolving
  • discharging
  • excepting
  • excusing
  • exonerating
  • letting off
  • privilege from
  • releasing
  • relieving
  • reprieving
  • sparing
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