Example sentences for: pausing

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

  • On a signal from the raja, one of his priests stabbed him with a kris (knife), and then, pausing only to stab their children first, the rest of the royal party began a puputan, either killing themselves or running suicidally towards the enemy.

  • After pausing to take a photograph, cross the street to Jodenbreestraat (Jewish Broad Street) and the 3-story brick building with red shutters.

  • They passed inches from me, stalking and swaying, pausing occasionally, casting friendly looks on one and all.

  • I added a few suggestions for the future editorial direction of George . He took it all in stride, pausing for a moment, obviously wondering whether to show emotion.

  • All that sounded like plenty of pausing to do in-depth, interesting work.


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