timeout

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See also: Timeout, time-out, and time out

English[edit]

 timeout on Wikipedia

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Etymology[edit]

time +‎ out

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtaɪm.aʊt/
  • Hyphenation: time‧out

Noun[edit]

timeout (plural timeouts)

  1. (communication) The allowed maximal time for a process to end normally.
  2. (communication) The intentional termination of an incomplete task after a time limit considered long enough for it to end normally.
    My connection was so slow that I kept receiving timeouts when trying to view Web pages.
  3. (sports) Alternative form of time-out

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Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /tajˈmaw.t͡ʃi/ [taɪ̯ˈmaʊ̯.t͡ʃi], /tajˈmawt͡ʃ/ [taɪ̯ˈmaʊ̯t͡ʃ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /tajˈmawt͡ʃ/ [taɪ̯ˈmaʊ̯t͡ʃ], /tajˈmaw.t͡ʃi/ [taɪ̯ˈmaʊ̯.t͡ʃi]

Noun[edit]

timeout m (plural timeouts)

  1. (computing) timeout (termination of an incomplete task after a time limit)
  2. (psychology) timeout (type of punishment)

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Noun[edit]

timeout c

  1. a timeout (in sports, or figuratively)
    begära timeout
    call timeout
    ta timeout
    take a timeout

Declension[edit]

Declension of timeout 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative timeout timeouten timeouter timeouterna
Genitive timeouts timeoutens timeouters timeouternas

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