Definitions of intermit
  1. verb
    cease an action temporarily
    synonyms: break, pause
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    breathe, catch one's breath, rest, take a breather
    take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
    take five
    take a break for five minutes
    take ten
    take a ten minute break
    type of:
    break up, cut off, disrupt, interrupt
    make a break in
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