Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. pauser, L. pausare,. See Pause (n.) Pose
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—L. pausa—Gr. pausis, from pauein, to cause to cease.
He paused for a moment outside, and stood gazing in the direction which he knew Garstaing had taken.
"The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
The two advanced a few paces into the room and paused.
"The Promise" by James B. Hendryx
But you are pausing, I see: naturally, you want to look at our wonder of the world, our Duomo, our Santa Maria del Fiore.
"Romola" by George Eliot
At the top, she paused and looked back.
"Teddy: Her Book" by Anna Chapin Ray
Then he looked at the stack of reports again, paused, and with an air of sudden decision dropped them into an open drawer.
"Stubble" by George Looms
Garth paused at the door; and cast a glance about the room.
"Two on the Trail" by Hulbert Footner
The smaller logs he passed over as quickly as possible; on the larger he paused appreciably.
"The Adventures of Bobby Orde" by Stewart Edward White
At three paces apart she paused, but he gave no sign.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
Here Renwick paused a moment to clasp her in his arms.
"The Secret Witness" by George Gibbs
Wilhelmine paused, then, turning silently to one of the oaken pews, sat down.
"A German Pompadour" by Marie Hay
And the Terek paused; behold now
In the gleaming foam flood drowned,
Silvered in the spraying billows
Dips a head with rushes crowned.
"The Gift Of The Terek" by Mikhail Yuryevich Lermontov
That pilgrim pressing to his goal
May pause not for the vision's sake,
Yet all fair things within his soul
The thought of it shall wake:
"My Thanks," by John Greenleaf Whittier
I heard the voice—like one who dreams
I went forth, having in my breast
A stirring quiet, like the streams
When pausing for a little rest.
"Summer Invocation" by Alexander Anderson
The first time he made his proposal,
She laughed, said; 'I'll never wed;
The second time there was a pause;
Then she smiled and shook her head.
"Victor" by W H Auden
The shadow of th' Almighty's cloud
Calm on this tents of Israel lay,
While drooping paused twelve banners proud,
Till He arise and lead this way.
"Confirmation" by John Keble
The minstrel paused; but hark! but hark!
Is it the wild wind sighing?
'Tis a voice of power from the old grey tower
To the minstrel's voice replying!
"The Captivity Of Coeur De Lion" by Menella Bute Smedley
Jane Roswick pauses during her shopping trip to a Little Rock Wal-Mart store at a Social Security Administration information table near the store's pharmacy Feb 20, 2008.
Here's a suggestion that may give you pause: Try a chilled tawny port.
Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney pauses while speaking at a campaign rally in Denver, Colorado October 1, 2012 ahead of his first debate with President Barack Obama REUTERS/Brian Snyder.
A somber mood was prevalent in Berne City Council chambers on Monday evening as city officials paused to tearfully remember one of their own.
Europe Pauses and Grieves, But Takes Issue With U.S. Search All NYTimes.com.
Tom Albanese, chief executive officer of Rio Tinto Group, pauses ahead of the company's annual general meeting (AGM) at the Queen Elizabeth II conference centre in London, UK, on Thursday, April 19, 2012.
President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks at the election night party at McCormick Place in Chicago on November 7.
Carter paused, and waited for me to reply.
America pauses on September 11. Who killed the recovery.
Add in TD-less Sunday, anemic numbers may give Carroll pause.
The Hyundai has the most turbo lag of this admittedly impressive group, and there's also a half-second pause before boost resumes after a hard acceleration upshift while the computer decides how to proceed.
As a general rule, I will make two to four twitches and then pause.
The president had stopped to pick up lunch and paused for photos with the children.
Pausing for a birthday moment are good friend Otis Carter, the birthday boy and his daughter and her husband, Marly and Jase Poag.
The story today from Reuters should give all Europe, especially the Eastern side, pause for reflection regarding Russia.
Before stating this result, we pause to introduce some terminology.
The Elliptic Law
To do this, we ﬁrst pause to introduce a pleasant property of generalized arithmetic progressions.
The Elliptic Law
The simulation was then paused, and the gas within a radius of 3.1 pc of the centre of the minihalo (corresponding to roughly 3000 M(cid:12) of material) was resampled using SPH particles with much smaller masses, using the resampling technique described in Bromm & Loeb (2003).
The First Stars
Let us pause for a moment to remember, since this will be important for what follows, that by the deﬁnition of a model Γ and the formula for the reproducing kernel Kλ (z ) = Γ(z )∗Γ(λ), the operator Kλ (z ) : K → K is invertible whenever λ, z ∈ C+ or λ, z ∈ C− .
On a theorem of Livsic
Because there is some freedom of choice in the deﬁnition of an interaction potential in a relativistic ﬁeld theory, we ﬁrst pause to consider some of the deﬁnitions which have been considered.
Quantum Gravity in Everyday Life: General Relativity as an Effective Field Theory