noun, plural hi·a·tus·es, hi·a·tus.
THIS PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ IS PERFECT PRACTICE FOR THE REAL TEST
Origin of hiatus
OTHER WORDS FROM hiatushi·a·tal, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for hiatus
The Union Square address remained on indefinite hiatus while she continued to pay its rent.The True Cost of Keeping a Restaurant Open During a Pandemic|Charlotte Druckman|November 11, 2020|Eater
Clemson lacked Trevor Lawrence, the super-duper-star quarterback on the sideline in coronavirus hiatus.Notre Dame knocks off top-ranked Clemson in a double-overtime thriller in South Bend|Chuck Culpepper|November 8, 2020|Washington Post
The potential for those productions to be put on hiatus could explain why CBS has decided to cut the number of episodes for its scripted shows.
Menaker remained at Random House until 2007, aside from a brief hiatus as an executive editor at HarperCollins.Daniel Menaker, author and celebrated editor at the New Yorker and Random House, dies at 79|Harrison Smith|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
Most of this episode is spent setting up the story Sherman-Palladino will be spooling out over the next few episodes, resetting the board after season seven and eight years of hiatus, establishing the new status quo.