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pause

noun

pause

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pause

  1. to come to a temporary halt in one's activity he paused for a moment to regain his composure Synonyms break Related Words hesitate; break in, interrupt; cease, discontinue, end, finish, stop, terminate; knock off, lay off, quit; lapse, let up Phrases catch one's breath, hold one's horses Near Antonyms continue, persist; advance, progress; extend, prolong, stretch


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