time offTime away from work, school, or other responsibilities.
Bạn đang xem: Time off là gìI"m looking forward for some time off from my studies over the break to catch up with family and friends. I"m taking some time off of work to look after my daughter while she recovers from her surgery.See also: off, time
*time offa period of time that is free from employment. (*Typically: get ~; have ~; give someone ~; take (some) ~.) I"ll have to get time off for jury duty. I have time off to go downtown and shop.See also: off, time
time offA break from one"s employment or school, as in I need some time off from teaching to work on my dissertation, or He took time off to make some phone calls.
get time offIdiom(s): get time offTheme: FREEDOMto receive a period of time that is free from employment.• I"ll have to get time off for jury duty.• I got time off to go downtown and shop.• I don"t have time off from work very often.
get time off for good behaviorIdiom(s): get time off for good behaviorTheme: FREEDOMto have one"s prison sentence shortened because of good behavior.• Bob will get out of jail tomorrow rather than next week.
Xem thêm: Địa Chỉ Công Ty Cát Tiên SaHe got time off for good behavior.• I know I will have time off for good behavior.
take time offIdiom(s): take time offTheme: LEISUREnot to work for a period of time—a few minutes or a longer period.• I had to take time off to go to the dentist.• Mary took time off to have a cup of coffee.
time offdays off work, holidays I"ve been working too hard. I think I need some time off.
time off|timen. phr. A period of release from work. If I had some time off this afternoon, I would finish writing the letters I promised to my family.
time flies time flies when you're having fun time for time for (someone or something) time for a change time hangs heavy time hangs heavy on (one's) hands Time hangs heavy on hands time hangs/lies heavy time has come time heals all wounds time immemorial time in time is a great healer time is getting on time is money time is of the essence time is on (one's) side time is on somebody's side time is ripe time is ripe, the time is up time of day time of life time of one's life time off time off for good behavior time on (one's) hands time on hands time on one's hands time on one's hands, (to have) time on your hands time out time out of mind Time out! Time to call it a day Time to call it a night time to catch (one's) breath time to catch breath time to cruise time to go time to hit the road time to kill time to run time warp time was time was (when) time was... time will tell time works wonders Time you got a watch! tightwad till the cows come home till the last gun is fired tilt at windmills time and a half time and again time is ripe time of one"s life time off time out tin ear tip off tip the scales tit for tat to a T to a degree to a fault
- Từ đồng nghĩa, cách dùng từ tương tự Thành ngữ, tục ngữ time off