Meaning of “comfort break” in the English Dictionary

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"comfort break" in British English

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comfort breaknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkʌm.fət ˌbreɪk/ us /ˈkʌm.fɚt ˌbreɪk/ also comfort stop UK

a short pause in a meeting to allow people to go to a toilet:

Shall we have a comfort break?

(Definition of “comfort break” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)