take a break

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take a break definition


  1. tv.
    to stop working for a rest period. : Let's take a break here. Be back in five minutes.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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take a break

Interrupt one's activity briefly, as in We've been working for two hours; let's take a break. Also see take five.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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