"to make a pit stop"
to make a short stop during a long car journey in order to rest, eat or use the washroom
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A husband and wife are talking ...
Wife: We've been on the road for hours. I really need to use the washroom.
Husband: Well, we still have another five or six hours to get to your mother's.
Wife: A short rest stop would be really nice.
Husband: OK. At the next service station, we'll take a ten minute pit stop.
Wife: Thank you.
Two students are talking ...
Student 1: I've been working out our drive home for the holidays.
Student 2: I see. It's a twelve hour drive. How many times will we stop to stretch our legs and use the washroom?
Student 1: I'd like to make the entire trip during daylight hours and we'll be driving through some pretty deserted country so I've planned just three short pit stops.
Student 2: Sounds like we'll make good time.
Making a pit stop to use the washroom is necessary on a long car ride with children.
1) We decided to make a pit stop for a bite to eat at about the half way mark of our journey.
2) ... their grocery needs it makes sense to try to encourage new customers to make a pit stop at Iceland too in the run up to December 25th.
3) ... to save the day -- if the florist doesn't show up, make a pit stop at the local grocery store and buy all the flowers you can.
4) Whenever they were on their way somewhere and he asked to make a pit stop at my place to see me, I wondered to myself ...
5) ... time you travel to this part of the world, be sure you make a pit stop at this island which has many things to offer the appreciative traveller!
6) ... the trunk road; about 2.5 -- 3 hours. And we did make a pit stop at Jeram for a breakfast of the famous pau and yam puffs.
7) I had to make a pit stop for fuel and passengers in Multan, and was soon back up and heading ...
8) ... slumps over with a tummy ache, insisting that he's gotta make a pit stop at the bathroom.
9) thing we had eaten all day was plane food and decided to make a pit stop at MacDonalds.
10) Before meeting these legends, make a pit stop at the museum's gift shop to pick up one of my favorite coffee ...
11) Make a pit stop off of Highway 94 and tour the Cranberry Center Museum.
12) We make a pit stop to use the toilette.
13) ... and let her know I had to make a pit stop at the restroom before we continued enjoying each other's company.
14) ... he's driving will do the trick. Take a break: Making a pit stop for food or to stretch your legs?
15) ... tearing up the Jersey Shore in a red convertible and making a pit stop in Brooklyn for deli sandwiches.
16) It is still way off before the bus makes a pit stop for passengers to ease themselves.
17) We made a pit stop, not even an hour after departing, at the irresistible picnic area at ...
18) Two hours into our drive we made a pit stop in Pinole to meet my friend Nick Noble at his jumps.
19) We arrived in France, made a pit stop in a Brussels gas station and arrived in Amsterdam one hour before 10am.
20) We made a pit stop for a quick lunch before heading off to Burns Beach.