a long pause

1. n. exp.
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Lewis & Short latin dictionary. 2014.

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  • pause — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ brief, momentary, short, slight, small ▪ lengthy, long ▪ frequent …   Collocations dictionary

  • pause — pause1 W3 [po:z US po:z] v 1.) to stop speaking or doing something for a short time before starting again pause for ▪ She paused for a moment. ▪ He paused for breath , then continued up the hill. ▪ No, he replied, without pausing for thought .… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • long — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} verb ADVERB ▪ desperately ▪ He longed desperately to be back at home. ▪ secretly ▪ They were the words she had secretly longed to hear. ▪ always …   Collocations dictionary

  • long — long1 [ lɔŋ ] adjective *** ▸ 1 measurement/distance ▸ 2 lasting long time ▸ 3 measuring distance/time ▸ 4 book/letter/list ▸ 5 clothes ▸ 6 about ball in sports ▸ 7 drink: in tall glass ▸ 8 about vowel ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) measuring a large amount… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • long — I UK [lɒŋ] / US [lɔŋ] adjective Word forms long : adjective long comparative longer superlative longest *** 1) lasting for a large amount of time It s a long time since I saw Rachel. There was a long pause before he spoke. Many people face a long …   English dictionary

  • pause — [ poz ] n. f. • 1360; lat. pausa 1 ♦ Interruption momentanée d une activité, d un travail. ⇒ arrêt, 2. break(anglic.), interruption, suspension. La pause de midi. Fam. La pause( )café (pour prendre le café). ♢ Spécialt Temps de repos interrompant …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pause — n. temporary stop 1) an awkward; long, prolonged; pregnant; short pause 2) a pause in reason or cause for hesitating 3) to give smb. pause * * * [pɔːz] long pregnant prolonged short pause [ reason or cause for hesitating ] to give smb. pause [… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • pause — 01. The lecturer [paused] to drink a glass of water, and then continued with his speech. 02. The mayor [paused] before answering the question. 03. The hikers [paused] to drink some water, and then continued up the trail. 04. The old man [paused]… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • PAUSE — s. f. Suspension, interruption momentanée d une action. Faire une pause, de longues pauses. Il fit deux ou trois pauses en chemin. Le cortége fit une pause en tel endroit. Dans un long travail, il faut des pauses, de petites pauses de temps en… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • PAUSE — n. f. Suspension, interruption momentanée d’une action. Faire une pause, de longues pauses. Il fit deux ou trois pauses en chemin. La procession fit une pause en tel endroit. Dans un long travail, il faut des pauses, de petites pauses de temps en …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • long — long1 W1S1 [lɔŋ US lo:ŋ] adj comparative longer superlative longest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(great length)¦ 2¦(great distance)¦ 3¦(large amount of time)¦ 4¦(particular length/distance/time)¦ 5¦(writing)¦ 6¦(clothing)¦ 7¦(tiring/boring)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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