a brief suspension of play
"each team has two time-outs left"
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"
to end (an incomplete task) after a time limit
of a task, to be terminated because it was not completed before a time limit
To call for a time-out.
To call for a suspension of activity or conversation.
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.
The numerical value of time out in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of time out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It's clear that we need a time out.
The alternative to this agreement would not be a 'time-out' from the euro ... but rather predictable chaos.
I am leaving because I want to be a normal 22-year old who is able to relax and have some private time out of the spotlight.
Anybody who's spent any time out in the ocean in North Carolina knows about the Frying Pan Tower, it's a fixture of the coast.
Going into the fourth quarter, you usually get a time-out, i am now looking forward to a quiet time-out, Christmas with my family.
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