In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(rest)tiempo de descanso masculinedescanso masculineto take (a) time out (from sth) — tomarse un descanso (de algo)
1.2timeout" or "time-outSporttiempo (muerto) masculineto call a timeout — pedir tiempo (muerto)
- With six seconds remaining and no timeouts, the Titans had one play to try to force overtime.
- Of course, you don't want to suggest a change the day before a crucial game, or in the timeout before a critical free throw.
- Then, in a plan arranged during a previous timeout and with the game tied, McGrady went straight up the court with 10.4 seconds left.
- During a timeout in the second quarter, a fan in his 40s threw a football through a hole in a board 25 yards away for $500,000.
- It was a close game, and the team had no timeouts left.
- Fast forward to the first timeout during a game when Starks yells at someone for taking an ill-advised shot.
- That's fine and dandy, but if fans already have sat through a four-quarter game, what are a few more minutes during a timeout or in overtime?
- Twenty-one seconds is a veritable lifetime in NFL fast-break standards, and with two timeouts left, the final minute of the game would have felt longer than a Fellini film.
- The Vikings appeared generally unprepared in the first quarter, blowing two timeouts in the game's first four minutes.
- How unprepared do you have to be to call a defensive timeout before the second play from scrimmage?
- In the playoffs, at least, everyone goes all out - attend a play-off game and what you see, during timeouts, are sweat-drenched players tugging at their shorts and gasping for breath.
- With less than six minutes left, Iverson, the smallest man on the court, pounded his hand on the scorer's table during a timeout and guaranteed victory.
- You are only allowed 3 or 4 timeouts per game, depending upon your league or tournament rules.
- In international basketball, a coach may request a timeout with the scorers table.
- Coughlin always has demanded total control, to the extent he doesn't allow any assistant to call a timeout during a game.
- Those timeouts at the end of the game don't do you any good if they're in your hip pocket.
- Substitutions rules are different for 20-second timeouts than for full timeouts.
- In international play you have to register timeouts with the scorer's table.
- If Manning sees himself running out of time because the defense is playing pre-snap games, he will use a timeout.
- Do college basketball officials view the glut of timeouts at the end of games as a problem?
1.3¡un momento!time out! we're getting off the subject here — ¡un momento! nos estamos yendo por las ramas
2timeoutComputingtiempo de espera masculine
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