Pronunciation: ( —n.ôf'ouur', -ou'ur, -ouur", -ou"ur, of'-; —adj.ôf'ouur', -ou'ur, of'-),[key] —n. 1. an hour or other period when a person is not at a job: I spend my off-hours reading. 2. a period outside of rush hours or greatest activity: I travel by subway during the off-hours.
—adj. of, pertaining to, or during an off-hour: The off-hour traffic will be lighter.