Simple Definition of stoppage
: the act of stopping something
: a situation in which workers stop working for a period of time as a protest
sports : an occurrence in which play is stopped during a game
Examples of stoppage
The penalty caused a stoppage in play.
There have been more than 10 minutes in stoppages.
10 minutes of stoppage time
First Known Use of stoppage
STOPPAGE Defined for Kids
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