verb (used without object), paused, paus·ing.
Origin of pause
Synonyms for pause
Examples from the Web for unpausing
Historical Examples of unpausing
During this period her life was an unpausing whirl of dissipation.
With strong wings, and level, unpausing flight, the flock went on to its North without him.The Kindred of the Wild
Charles G. D. Roberts
Water and wood and field and air are but varying scenes of the unpausing tragedy.Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road
Katharine Lee Bates
And this because they had the illusion of a rest to be gained at some later point of this unpausing life.The Children
Word Origin for pause
early 15c., from Old French pausee "a pause, interruption" (14c.) and directly from Latin pausa "a halt, stop, cessation," from Greek pausis "stopping, ceasing," from pauein "to stop, to cause to cease," from PIE root *paus- "to leave, desert, cease, stop."
mid-15c., from pause (n.) and from Middle French pauser, from Late Latin pausare "to halt, cease, pause." Related: Paused; pausing.
see give pause.