Bedeutung von “pause” im Essential American English Dictionary

pause

verb us /pɔz/ present participle pausing, past tense and past participle paused

B1 to stop doing something for a short time:

She paused for a moment and looked around her.

to make a CD, DVD, etc. stop for a short time by pressing a button:

Can you pause the movie there, please?

(Definition von “pause verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)