down time

This expression refers to lost production time due to a broken machine and its operator being unable to work. In modern usage, it refers to a slow network, or to the time a person needs to relax and recoup after hard work. For example, "I finished the project on Thursday and headed to Napa Valley for a long weekend and some major down time."

See also : dot-com syndrome  down  think time  R&R  
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