Pause

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Definition

to pause: to stop briefly, to have a break; to cease momentarily, to suspend
verb

a pause: a break, a rest, an interval; a hesitation
noun

Examples

  • "Leonard : Do you think Che Guevara and Fidel Castro paused the Cuban Revolution for a toilet break?"
  • "It's not the first time I've noticed this bike, but today I paused to take a closer look and I was rather shocked to discover that it's not locked up!"

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