noun, plural hi·a·tus·es, hi·a·tus.
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Origin of hiatus
OTHER WORDS FROM hiatushi·a·tal, adjective
Words nearby hiatus
Example sentences from the Web for hiatus
To offset that loss of income, Calvario got a full-time job at Burger King — but had to take a temporary hiatus when he contracted covid-19 and was briefly hospitalized.A steady stream of Latino students was arriving on college campuses. Then the pandemic hit.|Danielle Douglas-Gabriel, Hannah Natanson, John D. Harden|January 31, 2021|Washington Post
San Antonio ranked 15th in pace before the hiatus, compiling a 27-36 record during that time.
The studios had gone on hiatus because coronavirus cases in Los Angeles had risen to the point that stay-at-home orders were reinstituted.Future of TV Briefing: Free, ad-supported streaming TV bubble nears an inflection point|Tim Peterson|January 20, 2021|Digiday
Networks and streamers picked up programming that had already aired elsewhere and took advantage of projects that had made it into post-production before the hiatus.Here are the five major forces and trends that will shape the future of TV in 2021|Tim Peterson|January 6, 2021|Digiday
This is the last Broadsheet before our annual holiday hiatus, so we’re taking an opportunity to look back too.
Padre Goyo got back to Mexico in May from a three-month hiatus that he called a self-imposed exile in Europe.
In the summer of 2013, Jon Stewart took a hiatus from The Daily Show and traveled to Jordan for a month to film a movie.'Rosewater' Review: Jon Stewart's Clumsy but Earnest Directorial Debut|Alex Suskind|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They forged ahead and toured in support of the new record for a year—then went on hiatus.Interpol on the Arrogance of Believing Their Own Myth and Life After Carlos D.|Melissa Leon|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The show returned from hiatus this week, and the host got right to work talking about Ferguson.Amateur Stuntmen, the iPhone 6, and More Viral Videos|Jack Holmes|August 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Comedy icon and Daily Show host Jon Stewart shocked fans when he took a three-month hiatus from the show in the summer of 2013.Viral Video of the Day: Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut|Jack Holmes|August 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We purpose remedying the defect, supplying the necessary criticism, and filling up the hiatus.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus
After a two horse-power pull, a regular thirteenth labor of Hercules, a hiatus of two inches manifests itself.The Petty Troubles of Married Life, Complete|Honore de Balzac
Hiatus, which is the maintenance of e under the same conditions, is certain in ll.
What has been said about syncope applies also to the relative spheres of elision and hiatus.
But it may be observed of y as of w, that it follows a vowel without any hiatus, as rosy youth.A Grammar of the English Tongue|Samuel Johnson