an activity or situation that makes it possible for you to rest and enjoy yourself
a short period of time when you stop what you are doing so that you can eat or rest
a period of time that you spend relaxing or sleeping after doing something tiring
informal a short rest from work or activity. To take a breather means to have a rest.
time out noun
a period of time when you stop what you usually do and you rest or do something else instead
literary a very quiet or peaceful state