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Synonyms for pause

Synonyms for pause

to stop temporarily and remain, as if reluctant to leave

to be irresolute in acting or doing

Synonyms for pause

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However, if you thought that this may be getting a bit out of hand, some further news this week may give pause for thought.
We can only pray that those squalid images of the squalid reality of Saddam's death will give pause for thought to the diehard supporters of execution.
THE news of the disturbances after England's defeat against France must surely give pause for thought to the people who are flying the St George's flag.
That our own leaders are now promoting emergency health powers that mirror those practiced in Communist Yugoslavia should give pause for thought.
If this sounds eerily like the state of Railtrack in 2001, that should give pause for thought.
This breaks new ground and may well give pause for thought to whoever writes the next history of the movement.
The plan suggests the soon to be independent ISP is readying an altogether more aggressive content strategy as a means to realize new revenue opportunites, and should give pause for thought to erstwhile potential content partners such as QXL Ltd, the online auction specialist which rumor has it plans to be the UK's second big .