Meaning of “interval” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /ˈɪntəvəl/
TIME [ C ]

a period of time between two actions, activities, or events:

After an interval of three days the peace talks resumed.
at intervals

repeated after a particular period of time or particular distance:

Patients were injected with the drug at four-hour intervals (= every four hours).
PERFORMANCE [ C ] UK (UK/US intermission)

B1 a short period of time between the parts of a play, performance, etc

(Definition of “interval” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)