off-peak

adjective
\ ˈȯf-ˈpēk How to pronounce off-peak (audio) \

Definition of off-peak

: not being in the period of maximum use or business : not peak telephone rates during off-peak hours

First Known Use of off-peak

1911, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of off-peak was in 1911

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“Off-peak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-peak. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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off-peak

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of off-peak

: less busy or active than other times : not peak

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