Synonyms for Surcease:

n.

deferment (noun)
end, pause, interruption, delay.
surcease (noun)
cessation.

v.

cease (verb)
end.
desist (verb)
pause.
surcease (verb)
delay.

Other synonyms:

postponement
delay.
Other relevant words:
end, pause, interruption, delay.

Usage examples for surcease

  1. When the lonely father or the broken hearted mother tells the desolate child that legend, childhood finds surcease there for its sorrow. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White