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synonyms for timeout

  • meantime
  • breach
  • break
  • breather
  • cutoff
  • downtime
  • gap
  • hiatus
  • interlude
  • interregnum
  • interruption
  • lacuna
  • layoff
  • letup
  • meanwhile
  • pause
  • time
  • time-out
  • breathing spell
  • coffee break
  • take ten

antonyms for timeout

MOST RELEVANT
  • continuation
  • continuity
  • permanence
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How to use timeout in a sentence

“You knew it was pretty much over then because we had no timeouts,” Mahomes said.
WHAT WENT WRONG FOR THE CHIEFS AND PATRICK MAHOMES IN A BRUTAL SUPER BOWL DEFEATADAM KILGOREFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
With that absent, Brooks searched for some other answer all game, exhausting his timeouts before the end of the third quarter.
WIZARDS’ DEFENSE FALTERS AGAIN IN A 119-97 LOSS TO THE HORNETSAVA WALLACEFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Frese called a timeout after the Badgers opened the second half with a 7-0 run, and the Terps promptly answered with a 13-0 burst of their own.
BRENDA FRESE PULLS EVEN WITH CHRIS WELLER ATOP TERPS’ ALL-TIME WINS LISTKAREEM COPELANDFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I have never once requested a timeout, nor have I been given one.
NINE PROBLEMS WITH COLLEGE BASKETBALL ON TV — AND HOW TO FIX THEMJOHN FEINSTEINFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The legislation would have required any school that receives state funding to make a plan to reduce — and eventually eliminate — its reliance on any kind of timeout and restraint over the next three years.
BILL BANNING LOCKED SECLUSION AND FACE-DOWN RESTRAINTS IN ILLINOIS SCHOOLS STALLS AS LAWMAKERS RUN OUT OF TIMEBY JENNIFER SMITH RICHARDS, CHICAGO TRIBUNE, AND JODI S. COHEN, PROPUBLICAJANUARY 14, 2021PROPUBLICA
The least excusable was Coach Frank Reich’s misuse of timeouts.
WHAT TO KNOW FROM NFL PLAYOFFS FIRST ROUND: LAMAR JACKSON WINS AND TOM BRADY FINDS A WAYADAM KILGOREJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Earlier in the 14-play, 80-yard drive, Notre Dame Coach Brian Kelly appeared to call for a punt on a 4th-and-8 play, but after a timeout, Book stayed on the field and completed a 15-yard pass to wide receiver Avery Davis.
ALABAMA ADVANCES TO THE NATIONAL TITLE GAME WITH AN ARTFUL OFFENSIVE PERFORMANCECHUCK CULPEPPER, DES BIELERJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
After Franz Wagner dunked in transition off a turnover by Aaron Wiggins, Turgeon called a timeout with his team trailing by 10.
MARYLAND RUNS OUT OF ANSWERS FOR HUNTER DICKINSON AND MICHIGANEMILY GIAMBALVOJANUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Raiders chose not to try to score a touchdown, opting instead to run down the clock and force the Dolphins to use all their timeouts.
FITZMAGIC STRIKES AGAIN AS DOLPHINS STUN RAIDERS, BUT TUA TAGOVAILOA REMAINS MIAMI’S STARTERMARK MASKEDECEMBER 27, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Saints called a timeout before the touchdown but Kamara did not reenter the game.
ALVIN KAMARA’S SIX-TOUCHDOWN GREATNESS GIVES THE SAINTS ANOTHER DIVISION CROWNMARK MASKEDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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