An intermitting or being intermitted; interruption.
An interval of time between periods of activity; extended pause, as between acts of a play.
An interval between periods of activity, as between the acts of a play.
The definition of an intermission is a brief pause during two periods of activity.
An example of an intermission is a break between two parts of a concert.
Origin of intermission
Middle English intermissioun from Old French intermission from Latin intermissiō intermissiōn- from intermissus past participle of intermittere to interrupt intermit