OHWAD-Basic words





break (n.)


Nb. in Hungarian you “hold” (tart) a break, instead of taking one.




Example sentences:

Tartsunk egy szünetet, utána folytatjuk.

Hold-shall-we a break(acc.), afterwards continue-we.

Let’s take a break and continue afterwards.


Szünet nélkül dolgozom reggel hat óta.

Break without work-I morning six since.

I’ve been working without a break since 6 in the morning.



Related terms:

abbamarad – to pause, to halt

adásszünet – non-transmission period, send pause

ebédszünet – lunch break

ideiglenes – temporary

iskolaszünet – school holidays

nyári / téli / tavaszi szünet – summer / winter / spring break

pihen – to relax, to rest

pihenés – relaxation, rest (n.)

szünidő – holidays (mostly school-)

szünnap – bank holiday, day off (official)


Not to be confused with:

szűnik / megszűnik – to cease


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