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  1. Pausing

    of Pause

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  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pausing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pausing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of pausing in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Andy Clarke:

    We need to simplify what we do by prioritising the first line of our strategy -- improving our core business - and pausing activity in other areas so that we are not spread too thinly.

  2. Mark Meadows:

    Bill Taylor're trying to see if any witness has a connection between foreign aid and pausing the foreign aid, as it relates to the quid pro quo, Bill Taylor haven't had any witness suggest that.

  3. Anthony Fauci:

    Rather than think in terms of reverting back down to a complete shutdown, I would think we need to get the states pausing in their opening process.

  4. President Trump:

    By pausing immigration, we'll help put unemployed Americans first in line for jobs as America reopens, it would be wrong and unjust for Americans laid off by the virus to be replaced with new immigrant labor flown in from abroad. We must first take care of the American workers.

  5. Markus Huber:

    It was quite a shock what the Chinese did - there was no pre-warning. As the dust is still settling, the market is pausing here.

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