The experience in other countries that use rate setting should give us some pause.
Meditating could help you pause and think logically before your next big purchase or investment.
After a pause and a heavy sigh, an exhausted looking Cindy said, “I just found out they are imaginary.”
early 15c., from Old French pausee "a pause, interruption" (14c.) and directly from Latin pausa "a halt, stop, cessation," from Greek pausis "stopping, ceasing," from pauein "to stop, to cause to cease," from PIE root *paus- "to leave, desert, cease, stop."
mid-15c., from pause (n.) and from Middle French pauser, from Late Latin pausare "to halt, cease, pause." Related: Paused; pausing.
A temporary stop or cessation.