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synonyms for paused

  • hesitate
  • interrupt
  • shake
  • waver
  • cease
  • deliberate
  • desist
  • discontinue
  • drop
  • halt
  • reflect
  • rest
  • sideline
  • suspend
  • break it up
  • call time
  • catch one's breath
  • come to standstill
  • hold back
  • put on hold
  • stop briefly
  • take a break
  • take a breather
  • take five
  • take ten
  • think twice

antonyms for paused

MOST RELEVANT
  • carry on
  • continue
  • do
  • go
  • keep on
  • restart
  • rise
  • persist
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How to use paused in a sentence

This year forced nearly everyone to hit pause and take stock of what is important.
HOW THE LESSONS OF 2020 MAY MAKE TRAVEL BETTER IN THE LONG RUNCHRISTOPHER ELLIOTTNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Now, with teams purporting losses from a lack of fans in 2020, it’s hard to guess who may benefit from another spending pause.
THE BLUE JAYS’ ROBBIE RAY SIGNING COULD GIVE THE NATIONALS A TEMPLATEJESSE DOUGHERTYNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Both Priddy and Diaz-Torres have said they agree with Superintendent Francisco Durán’s reopening proposals, although that was before the superintendent this week hit pause on his strategy.
WASHINGTON-AREA VOTERS ELECT NEW SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS AT UNPRECEDENTED MOMENT FOR EDUCATIONPERRY STEIN, HANNAH NATANSONNOVEMBER 4, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The crisis has already forced a pause in low-performing products, pruning of pack sizes and consolidation of shipping units and ingredients.
AS Q4 GATHERS PACE, THE AD INDUSTRY BRACES FOR LONG-LASTING ECONOMIC TRAUMASEB JOSEPHOCTOBER 30, 2020DIGIDAY
So this year, we said, let’s take a pause, let’s delay the product, let’s delay stuff that’s not been made yet.
HOW SAKS FIFTH AVENUE IS PROVIDING LUXURY SHOPPERS WITH ‘COMFORT FOOD’ DURING THE PANDEMICPHIL WAHBAOCTOBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
Since then, there’s been a noticeable pause in the demand for specific housing types.
SEPTEMBER BRINGS SALES SLOWDOWN FOR CERTAIN HOME TYPESMARC ROSSOCTOBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
J&J executives will likely face questions about the trial pause Tuesday morning when they present third-quarter earnings.
J&J PAUSES COVID-19 VACCINE TRIAL AFTER PARTICIPANT FALLS ILLKDUNN6OCTOBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
In May, Brand Metrics’ data showed that action intent was on average 27% higher than March, suggesting that staying top of mind is useful for when people are ready to spend again after several months of pause.
‘DEMONSTRATE HOW ATTENTION METRICS DRIVE LONG-TERM OUTCOMES’: HOW THE TELEGRAPH PROVES ITS ADS WORKLUCINDA SOUTHERNOCTOBER 8, 2020DIGIDAY
Tapping on the left lowers the volume, while tapping on the center toggles between play and pause modes.
GOOGLE’S NEST AUDIO SOUNDS REMARKABLY GOOD FOR A $99 SMART SPEAKERSTAN HORACZEKOCTOBER 6, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
In part, they cited a pause that the administration placed last year on new permits for high-pressure cyclic steaming — also known as steam fracking — a controversial extraction technique that has been linked to the spills.
GOV. GAVIN NEWSOM SAYS CALIFORNIA IS CRACKING DOWN ON OIL SPILLS. BUT OUR REPORTING SHOWS MANY ARE STILL FLOWING.BY JANET WILSON, THE DESERT SUNSEPTEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
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