off-hour

noun
\ ˈȯf-ˌau̇(-ə)r How to pronounce off-hour (audio) \

Definition of off-hour

1 : a period of time other than a rush hour
2 : a period of time other than regular business hours

First Known Use of off-hour

1898, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Off-hour.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-hour. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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