Definition of Respite in English :
Define Respite in English
Respite meaning in English
Meaning of Respite in English
Pronunciation of Respite in English
Respite pronunciation in English
Pronounce Respite in Englishsee synonyms of respite
a pause from doing something (as work)
Example Sentences:'we took a 10-minute break''he took time out to recuperate'
an interruption in the intensity or amount of something
a pause for relaxation
Example Sentences:'people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests'
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