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Princeton's WordNet

  1. downtime(noun)

    a period of time when something (as a machine or factory) is not operating (especially as a result of malfunctions)


  1. downtime(Noun)

    The amount of time lost due to forces beyond one's control, as with a computer crash.

  2. Origin: down + time

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of downtime in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of downtime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of downtime in a Sentence

  1. Scott Jurek:

    The biggest thing I'm looking forward to is putting my feet up, being home and enjoying some downtime.

  2. Donna Rotunno:

    Judge Burke did, during jury selection, Mr. Weinstein has much downtime outside the presence of the jury pool. He is not reading in the courtroom.

  3. Arthur Bloom:

    There's so much downtime at Walter Reed, and that's what we fill up with music, what we didn't expect is that they'd get really, really good. So we formed a band.

  4. Darcy Miller:

    The holidays are such a busy time, but the week between Christmas and New Year’s is great because it really feels like a break, and it’s nice to use that downtime to create.

  5. Bob Pearson:

    That is a myth that companies don't expect you to be online and do some personal social stuff, we just have to embrace that when (millennials) have downtime, that is what they do.

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