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Synonyms of pause in English:


  • 1 a pause in the conversation
    adjournment, suspension, rest, wait, hesitation
    informal letup, breather
  • verb

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  • 1 Hannah paused for a moment
    stop, cease, halt, discontinue, break off, take a break;
    adjourn, rest, wait, hesitate, falter, waver
    informal take a breather, take five
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