Example sentences for: downtime

How can you use “downtime” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In a competitive market that placed a premium on price/cost competition and little value on time to market, the small reduction in direct labor cost did not justify the high potential costs and risks that arose from SLS downtime.

  • 11 Electricity generating facilities often plan the connection to occur during planned outages to avoid additional downtime.

  • Of course, the four 12-minute quarters of a professional basketball game take two and a half hours to televise, but at least in the NBA they have the decency to call that downtime what it is: a TV commercial.

  • Technology is making the boundaries between work and play evaporate, Friedman worries, until there will be no downtime.

  • Indeed, the NYT suggests the downtime might be just a matter of days.

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