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  1. time-outnoun

    a brief suspension of play

    "each team has two time-outs left"

  2. respite, recess, break, time outnoun

    a pause from doing something (as work)

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

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    prison-breaking, rest period, deferral, rest, recession, jailbreak, respite, relief, corner, interruption, rift, intermission, severance, niche, falling out, prisonbreak, suspension, recess, breakout, faulting, break of serve, inlet, geological fault, gap, break, good luck, breaking, disruption, reprieve, open frame, gaolbreak, abatement, hiatus, breach, happy chance, fault, pause, shift, fracture, breakage, rupture

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How to use time out in a sentence?

  1. Kelly Ripa:

    Thanks is not a big enough word but they took time out of their busy schedules and out of their day jobs… and they are part of the ‘Live’ family forever. it’s been funny because Kelly and I were friends.

  2. Joe Biden:

    That's what this election is about. I'm happy to debate that issue and all those issues with my friends because guess what, look who won the races. Look who won last time out, by the way, I think Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, but Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a primary. In the general election fights, who won ? Mainstream Democrats who are very progressive on social issues and very strong on education and healthcare.

  3. Buddy Carter:

    It's just unbelievable that these intelligent, competent people didn't take time out to read the bill and instead base their decisions on the misinformation and lies being spread by Stacey Abrams, Joe Biden and Raphael Warnock.

  4. Imelda Celine Hanson:

    She’s a busy physician and has her own needs, and is still willing to take the time out when she already needs a lot, but she’s still willing to give a lot.

  5. Mark Howland:

    With my day off I've been going on quite long bike rides, looking after Mark Howland, taking some time out and then having the whole weekend to get things done around the house and to spend time with family.


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