Meaning of off-hour

off-hour

Pronunciation: (n.ôf'our', -ou'ur, -our", -ou"ur, of'-adj.ôf'our', -ou'ur, of'-), [key]
— n.
  1. an hour or other period when a person is not at a job: I spend my off-hours reading.
  2. a period outside of rush hours or greatest activity: I travel by subway during the off-hours.
—adj.
  1. of, pertaining to, or during an off-hour: The off-hour traffic will be lighter.
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