take a break


take a break
   to allow the intrusion of advertisements
   Television jargon, especially when the same programme will be resumed.

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  • Take a Break — Take a Break …   Википедия

  • take a break — {v. phr.} To have a brief rest period during the course of one s work. * / You ve worked hard. It s time to take a break, the boss said./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take a break — {v. phr.} To have a brief rest period during the course of one s work. * / You ve worked hard. It s time to take a break, the boss said./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • take a break — index rest (cease from action) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Take a Break — Infobox Album | Name = Take a Break Type = Cover album Artist = Me First and the Gimme Gimmes Released = 01 July, 2003 Recorded = Motor Studios,San Francisco Genre = Punk rock Length = 32:30 Label = Fat Wreck Chords FAT 650 Producer = ? Reviews …   Wikipedia

  • take a break — tv. to stop working for a rest period. □ Let’s take a break here. Be back in five minutes. □ I’ve got to take a break before I drop …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • take\ a\ break — v. phr. To have a brief rest period during the course of one s work. You ve worked hard. It s time to take a break, the boss said …   Словарь американских идиом

  • take a break — rest for a few minutes or days or weeks    You ve been working hard. Do you want to take a break? …   English idioms

  • take a break — take a time out, take a short rest from a task …   English contemporary dictionary

  • take a break — verb To rest; to temporarily discontinue a specified activity. She took a break from studying to eat a snack. Syn: have a break …   Wiktionary


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