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noun as in pause, interruption

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To offset that loss of income, Calvario got a full-time job at Burger King — but had to take a temporary hiatus when he contracted covid-19 and was briefly hospitalized.

San Antonio ranked 15th in pace before the hiatus, compiling a 27-36 record during that time.

The studios had gone on hiatus because coronavirus cases in Los Angeles had risen to the point that stay-at-home orders were reinstituted.

From Digiday

Networks and streamers picked up programming that had already aired elsewhere and took advantage of projects that had made it into post-production before the hiatus.

From Digiday

This is the last Broadsheet before our annual holiday hiatus, so we’re taking an opportunity to look back too.

From Fortune

Padre Goyo got back to Mexico in May from a three-month hiatus that he called a self-imposed exile in Europe.

In the summer of 2013, Jon Stewart took a hiatus from The Daily Show and traveled to Jordan for a month to film a movie.

They forged ahead and toured in support of the new record for a year—then went on hiatus.

The show returned from hiatus this week, and the host got right to work talking about Ferguson.

Comedy icon and Daily Show host Jon Stewart shocked fans when he took a three-month hiatus from the show in the summer of 2013.

We purpose remedying the defect, supplying the necessary criticism, and filling up the hiatus.

After a two horse-power pull, a regular thirteenth labor of Hercules, a hiatus of two inches manifests itself.

Hiatus, which is the maintenance of e under the same conditions, is certain in ll.

What has been said about syncope applies also to the relative spheres of elision and hiatus.

But it may be observed of y as of w, that it follows a vowel without any hiatus, as rosy youth.


On this page you'll find 42 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hiatus, such as: interval, lapse, aperture, blank, breach, and break.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.