career gapper, furlough, sabbatic, coffee break, comp time, absenteeism, half-day, break, educational leave, compassionate leave, down time, sabbatical leave.
" The two extra years that you've put in here, over and above the old style Sabbatical
seven, are just so much more to your credit.
For the talk I would start by telling the students about my sabbatical,
how the idea came up, the various places I had visited and the various things I had done so far.
The consul suddenly remembered that that was the name which the righteous St. Kentigerners had given to the solitary bold, bad pleasure- boat that defied their Sabbatical