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Princeton's WordNet

  1. time-out(noun)

    a brief suspension of play

    "each team has two time-outs left"

  2. respite, recess, break, time out(noun)

    a pause from doing something (as work)

    "we took a 10-minute break"; "he took time out to recuperate"


  1. time out(Verb)

    to end (an incomplete task) after a time limit

  2. time out(Verb)

    of a task, to be terminated because it was not completed before a time limit

  3. time out(Interjection)

    To call for a time-out.

  4. time out(Interjection)

    To call for a suspension of activity or conversation.


  1. Time Out

    Time Out Group Limited is a publishing company based in London, United Kingdom best known for the Time Out weekly listings magazine published in many editions and in many languages. The company has also expanded to publish travel guides, Eating and Drinking guides and online materials and content. It conducts most of its business from London and New York City.

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