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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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The firm said it is hitting the pause button on its development work in the region after failing to win local support for key development plans, but that developments work will still be investigated outside of the region.
Viewers were quick with the pause button and noticed that the man running out of the way of the car speeding along the cobbles definitely wasn't Roy, played by David Neilson.
We're pleased for the growers of Arkansas that the legislative committee has hit the pause button and said go study the science and follow the science," said Scott Partridge, Monsanto's vice president for global strategy.
I can only imagine if something like that were to happen to you, you hit the pause button in your life and it makes you think about a lot of different things.
Tottenham's campaign is done and Manchester United have pressed the Europa pause button.
I always like to view setbacks as a time to press the pause button, as a step toward something even better.
Wallasey MP Angela Eagle is calling on the Government to hit the pause button after NHS bosses unveiled radical plans that could transform our health service beyond recognition.
THE new PM's "open for business" sign has been plunged into darkness by a power cut after she hit the pause button on the Hinkley Point nuclear plant deal.
Councillor Dafydd Meurig, Gwynedd Council Cabinet Member for Public Protection said: "Lots of people believe food can only be frozen on the day of purchase, but the freezer is like a pause button and you can safely freeze most foods right up to the use by date.
can you sort us out a Sky remote with a pause button for not just the TV but for life in general, too?
In the new Samsung machine, all it takes is a push of the pause button, and in a second the extra door opens, and it's big enough to add a sweater or even a pair of jeans.
To me, that little acknowledgement of pushing the pause button is my acknowledgement that now I have a different problem.
The FCC hit the pause button on the regulatory clock on the proposed nuptials of Comcast and Time Warner Cable.
To enter this mode you press shoulder left, shoulder right and the pause button all at once.
Put in simple terms: if you switched on your TV and this show came on you wouldn't change the channel but you probably wouldn't trouble the pause button if you fancied making a brew.