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I struggle with the same financial and mental challenges as non-autistics, and the suffering we are all enduring is far too steep a price to pay for a temporary respite from my acting gig as a neurotypical person.
I’M AUTISTIC. I’M HOPING I CAN WEAR A MASK FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE.CHRISTINE M. CONDOFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Sports have prevailed, however, and despite some jarring changes, the major sports leagues have managed to provide a respite from the news and keep fans cheering, even if they have to do so remotely.
BACKYARD PARTY ESSENTIALS: OUTDOOR SUPER BOWL PARTY IDEAS FOR 2021POPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 30, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
For the winter break, Barber’s assignments include taking a respite from technology, spending time with family, eating good food, reading a book for fun, getting outside and performing a random act of kindness.
PARTLY HIDDEN BY ISOLATION, MANY OF THE NATION’S SCHOOLCHILDREN STRUGGLE WITH MENTAL HEALTHDONNA ST. GEORGE, VALERIE STRAUSSJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Heads quickly turned to the right-wing Twitter alternative Parler—which seemed to be a logical place of respite for the digitally de-throned president.
WHY TWITTER BANS ALONE ARE NOT ENOUGH TO STOP THE ALT-RIGHTBRONWYN CARLSONJANUARY 20, 2021QUARTZ
From prelift power breakfasts to apres-ski steaks in an Old West saloon, here’s where to eat when you’re not on the slopesSun Valley, Idaho, has been a favorite adventure getaway and celebrity respite for almost a century.
15 EXCITING WAYS TO EAT IN SUN VALLEY RIGHT NOWSCOTT WINKJANUARY 19, 2021EATER
No matter the reason behind the decision to stay open this season, these winter retreats are offering travelers a respite from everyday life and the opportunity to continue to support the tourism industry with a mindful escape.
WHY SOME SEASONAL HOTELS ACROSS THE U.S. ARE STAYING OPEN YEAR-ROUNDMOLLY O'BRIENJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
All these steps gave much-needed temporary respite to India’s banking system.
AFTER A ROUGH RIDE IN 2020, INDIA’S BANKING SYSTEM FACES A LITMUS TEST THIS YEARPRATHAMESH MULYEJANUARY 7, 2021QUARTZ
On a sweltering afternoon in northeastern Madagascar, the coolness of a leaf’s shade is an attractive respite for a frog.
THESE SPIDERS MAY SEW LEAVES INTO FAKE SHELTERS TO LURE FROGS TO THEIR DOOMJAKE BUEHLERJANUARY 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
A local moratorium in Milwaukee provided renters with a respite through May, but at the beginning of summer, eviction filings quickly increased.
STRUGGLING RENTERS FACE AVALANCHE OF EVICTIONS WITHOUT FEDERAL AIDJONATHAN O'CONNELL, ANU NARAYANSWAMYDECEMBER 25, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Everyone needed a respite from 2020, and tales of discovery provided a happy distraction from the worries of the day.
FROM ELVIS WORMS TO THE MILKY WAY’S EDGE, THESE SCIENCE STORIES SPARKED JOY IN 2020ERIKA ENGELHAUPTDECEMBER 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
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WORDS RELATED TO RESPITE

  • cutback
  • discharge
  • early retirement
  • respite
  • unemployment
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