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Sample sentences for the GRE study word abeyance

abeyance can be used as a noun

1.Jaggers being highly dictatorial, and Wemmick obstinately justifying himself whenever there was the smallest point in abeyance for a moment. - from Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
2.At first I made an endeavor to re-compose the patient but, failing in this through total abeyance of the will, I retraced my steps and as earnestly struggled to awaken him. - from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
3.Nowadays the military profession is in abeyance and the magisterial robe is the badge of honor. - from The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, Pere

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