go on hiatus

Definition of go on hiatus


  1. :  to cease being broadcast for a period of time The series went on hiatus for several months.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to move on a course :  proceed — compare stop

    :  to move out of or away from a place expressed or implied :  leave, depart

    :  to take a certain course or follow a certain procedure

  1. :  the act or manner of going

    :  the height of fashion :  rage

    :  an often unexpected turn of affairs :  occurrence

  1. :  functioning properly :  being in good and ready condition

  1. :  a game played between two players who alternately place black and white stones on a board checkered by 19 vertical lines and 19 horizontal lines in an attempt to enclose the larger area on the board

  1. :  a break in or as if in a material object :  gap

    :  a gap or passage in an anatomical part or organ

    :  an interruption in time or continuity :  break

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