What is another word for time out?

167 synonyms found


[ tˈa͡ɪm ˈa͡ʊt], [ tˈa‍ɪm ˈa‍ʊt], [ t_ˈaɪ_m ˈaʊ_t]

Synonyms for Time out:

How to use "Time out" in context?

The importance of time out cannot be overemphasized. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, children need time out for a variety of reasons, including to:

Relax and de-stress

Connect with nature or another form of creativity

Engage in physical activity

Expand vocabulary

Reduce aggression and behavior problems

Increase social and emotional skills

Learn how to cope with stress

Develop independence

In order for children to get the most out of time out it is important to have specific goals in mind.

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