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"off-peak" in British English

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off-peakadjective

uk   /ˌɒfˈpiːk/  us   /ˌɑːf-/
not at the most ​popular and ​expensivetime: off-peak ​phonecalls
(Definition of off-peak from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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off-peakadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌɒfˈpiːk/  us   /ˈɒfˈpiːk/
not at the most popular and ​expensivetime, when many ​people are doing or using a particular thing: off-peak ​phonecalls off-peak ​traintimes off-peak ​hours Off-peak ​fares are ​cheaperprices for ​travelling on ​trains that are less ​busy.
off-peak
adverb
It's ​cheaper to ​travel off-peak.
(Definition of off-peak from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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