Example sentences for: paused

How can you use “paused” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Phil cracked o a bit of chapati, scooped some chutney onto it, paused, and said, “Yes.”

  • Now, however, I paused in my labors after a short stint of alphabetizing and partially annotating a few recent additions, to wit:

  • Once inside, Vice President Cheney and the agents paused in an area of the tunnel that had a secure phone, a bench, and television.

  • Acheson paused.

  • Dreams that, decades later, back at my hotel in Fez,A bucket of cold water was suddenly poured on.I'd gone to the hammam, stripped, and lay on a patternOf sopping tiles that might have spelled God's will.Steam shrouded the attendant methodically soapingThe knots of disappointment he'd knuckled in my back.He paused.

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