interlude

interlude
noun
1) (Theatre): (break) Pause, die
2) (occurring in break) Zwischenspiel, das; Intermezzo, das

musical interlude — musikalisches Zwischenspiel

3) (intervening time) kurze Phase od. Periode
4) (event interposed) Intermezzo, das
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['intəlu:d]
noun
(a usually short period or gap, eg between the acts of a play etc: We bought an ice-cream during the interlude; an interlude of calm during the violence.) die Pause
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inter·lude
[ˈɪntəlu:d, AM -t̬ɚlu:d]
n
1. (interval) Periode f, Abschnitt m; (between acts of play) Pause f
lunch-time \interlude Mittagspause f
2. (entertainment) Zwischenspiel nt, Intermezzo nt, Interludium nt fachspr
musical \interlude musikalisches Zwischenspiel
3. COMPUT Vorprogramm nt
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['ɪntəluːd]
n
Periode f; (THEAT) (= interval) Pause f; (= performance) Zwischenspiel nt; (MUS) Interludium nt; (= episode) Intermezzo nt, Episode f

a peaceful interlude in his busy life — eine friedliche Unterbrechung seines geschäftigen Lebens

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interlude [ˈıntə(r)luːd] s
1. a) (kurze) Zeit, Periode f:
an interlude of bright weather eine Schönwetterperiode
b) Unterbrechung f (in gen)
2. THEAT
a) Pause f
b) Zwischenspiel n, Intermezzo n (beide auch MUS und fig)
* * *
noun
1) (Theatre): (break) Pause, die
2) (occurring in break) Zwischenspiel, das; Intermezzo, das

musical interlude — musikalisches Zwischenspiel

3) (intervening time) kurze Phase od. Periode
4) (event interposed) Intermezzo, das
* * *
n.
Zwischenprogramm n.
Zwischenspiel n.

English-german dictionary. 2013.

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