stoppage time

stoppage time
`stoppage ,time noun uncount
a period of time added to the end of some games such as soccer because of time that was lost in the game when someone was injured: INJURY TIME

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • Time-out (sport) — In sports, a time out refers to a stoppage in the match for a short amount of time. This allows for the coaches of either team to communicate with the team, e.g. to determine strategy or inspire morale. Time outs are usually called by coaches or… …   Wikipedia

  • stoppage — [[t]stɒ̱pɪʤ[/t]] stoppages 1) N COUNT: oft supp N When there is a stoppage, people stop working because of a disagreement with their employers. Mineworkers in the Ukraine have voted for a one day stoppage next month. Syn: strike 2) N COUNT In… …   English dictionary

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