Pause synonyms

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The state of being steady
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(Colloquial, dated) That which puts one out of breath, such as violent exercise.
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The definition of an interlude is a pause in something, such as a play, or is an intervening period of time in between two other things.
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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(Law) The termination or forfeiture of a right or privilege through disuse, through failure of some contingency, or through failure to meet stated obligations within a stated time
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That or those remaining:
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Respite is defined as a break or a rest.
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The quality or state of being still; quietness; silence; calmness; inactivity.
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To give something back, as light or sound:
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(Idiomatic) To reconsider, use judgement; to proceed with caution or thought.
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The action of adjourning.
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A usually uneven surface between two layers of rock or sediment that represents either an interruption in the deposition of the layers, as in an unconformity, or a displacement of one or both layers relative to each other, as in a fault.
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The definition of an intermission is a brief pause during two periods of activity.
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To recess is to take a break.
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(Chemistry) A system in which minute particles are dispersed throughout a fluid from which they are easily filtered but not easily settled because of system viscosity or molecular interactions.
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Alternative spelling of breathing space.
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A short, sudden movement or pull; tug; jerk
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The state or quality of being hesitant.
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A break where a part is missing or lost, as in a manuscript; gap in a sequence; lacuna
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Temporary suspension, as of an activity or function
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The period of time between; meantime
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To put an end to; discontinue:
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A pause or halt of some activity.
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(Nautical) a period without waves or wind.
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A (usually marked) place where line buses, trams or trains halt to let passengers get on and off.
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A period of time in which no fighting takes place due to an agreement between the opposed parties
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(Archaic) A standstill; a state of rest; entire cessation of motion or progress.
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Any break in a series or in a continuity; interval
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The definition of a stand is a position or opinion on something, often done in a determined way.
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A tie between opponents in the course of a contest
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To delay is defined as to postpone, make late or stop for awhile.
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To be uncertain; waver; hesitate
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To take in a breath sharply and hold it, usually in reaction to a sudden shock, or surprise.
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(Idiomatic) to delay, especially in school
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To think or consider carefully and fully; esp., to consider reasons for and against a thing in order to make up one's mind
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To bar or exclude as a penalty from an office, school, position, etc., usually for a specified time; debar
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To stop; end
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To break in upon (a person) who is speaking, working, etc.; stop or hinder
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(Computing) A representation of an execution state of a program at a certain point in time, which may be used at a later time to resume the execution of the program from that point.
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The act of prolonging.
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Progression is the way things move forward, or a series of successive events.
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The property of being persistent.
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The condition of being ceaseless; endlessness, eternity
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Hesitate is defined as to pause before deciding, acting or speaking.
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A formal agreement to end fighting.
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(Sports) A fast break.
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A break
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A hesitating or feeling hesitant
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(Law) A lawful suspension of the payment of certain debts during a period of financial or civil distress.
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To hesitate because of one's doubts or objections; have scruples; object
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To cease doing something.
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To remain or linger in or near a place:
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To suspend an activity; cease.
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave
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To remain or stay in expectation of; await:
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To become diverted:
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To carry on; persist in:
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To move along or be carried on
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Persist is defined as to refuse to give up or to continue to repeat an action.
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To continue to stay, esp. from a reluctance to leave
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(Intransitive) To stay somewhere temporarily; to sojourn.
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The definition of dither is to be confused.
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To say hesitantly or timidly
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Temporary inaction
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A delay, as a formal delay in a proceeding.
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Procrastination; hesitation.
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The act of hesitating or state of being hesitant
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(Intransitive) To cease to stand firm; to begin to give way; to fail.
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To vacillate is to waver back and forth and be unable to choose between options.
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To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
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A cessation; a discontinuance.
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A continuing act of disorder
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Reluctance or an inability to make up one's mind; irresolution.
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The condition of being indecisive
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The state of being irresolute.
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The characteristic of being tentative.
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The property of being timid; shyness.
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Debate over an issue; vacillation.
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Changing location by moving back and forth.
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The occurrence of something being discontinued; a cessation; an ending.
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Alternative spelling of stop-over.
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A break
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A problematic situation resulting from such a disparity:
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To continue in existence; endure:
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To wait; tarry.
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