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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.

    Etymology: 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. Joe Favorito:

    You go to a concert or a sporting event and everyone has a screen, especially with baseball and the NFL... You've got all that downtime to engage with fans one on one. It keeps people in seats longer, give teams the ability to sell more product, makes fans follow stats more closely, and helps them connect with each other more within the stadium.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Ashish Shah:

    It's a dramatic change, and I think that we're going to see certainly more patients being offered a life-saving and life-improving therapy, with these catheter platforms, the morbidity and the downtime for the patient is dramatically less.

  5. Scott Jurek:

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

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