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74 results for PAUSE

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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Tuesday, January 9, 201816ARemote control button (2)Peter A. Collins
Friday, April 21, 20176APlay's counterpartDamon Gulczynski
Sunday, January 22, 2017103ATake a timeoutDan Schoenholz
Thursday, December 8, 201646DButton with two vertical linesDamon Gulczynski
Sunday, February 21, 201651DComma, to an oratorPatrick Berry
Friday, November 6, 200921ASuspensionDoug Peterson
Tuesday, June 16, 200948DYouTube buttonPaula Gamache
Sunday, April 5, 200951DTime-outCharles Deber
Wednesday, March 5, 200854DRemote control button (2)Steven Ginzburg
Tuesday, October 3, 200665AStop for a secondEd Stein
Saturday, August 5, 200651AStopTrip Payne
Monday, February 14, 200544DTemporary haltJanet R. Bender
Saturday, October 2, 200439A7-Across optionDavid J. Kahn
Wednesday, September 26, 200116AHiatusStephen Budiansky
Wednesday, March 8, 200023AVCR button (2)Greg Staples
Sunday, December 13, 199831DVCR button (2)Richard Silvestri
Thursday, September 7, 199514ABreakRich Norris
Sunday, August 27, 199525AExercycle buttonMartin Schneider

2 results for PAUSE from Variety puzzles.

January 6, 2013panda47ACat's ___ (tabby's hesitation)Mel Taub
April 11, 2004cryptic9AVCR button awkwardly handles audio (5)Fraser Simpson

54 results for PAUSE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

Wednesday, November 25, 199229DFermataPeter GordonMaleska
Tuesday, September 29, 199242DVCR control buttonNorma SteinbergMaleska
Sunday, March 29, 199251DStop temporarilyErnst TheimerMaleska
Wednesday, June 19, 199152AHesitateBetty JorgensenMaleska
Monday, April 29, 199151DTemporary inactionMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Saturday, January 6, 199066AFermataPatterson PeppleMaleska
Friday, July 29, 198810DRecorder wordJames L. BeattyMaleska
Wednesday, January 28, 198742DThat which refreshesBernice GordonMaleska
Tuesday, June 21, 198340ACaesuraVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Monday, March 28, 198325DInterregnumVirginia L. YatesMaleska
Tuesday, February 15, 198312DBreatherLois SidwayMaleska
Sunday, December 19, 198237ACessationAnne FoxMaleska
Tuesday, December 22, 19815DBreakA. J. SantoraMaleska
Monday, November 9, 198127DRefresher of a sortFraasMaleska
Friday, December 5, 198024ATemporary haltJean J. DavisonMaleska
Sunday, November 4, 197993ACaesuraWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wednesday, August 29, 197932ARespiteFrank GearyMaleska
Saturday, August 18, 197928DIntermissionBernice GordonMaleska
Thursday, December 7, 197834ARest periodN. M. MeyerMaleska
Sunday, December 3, 197895ACaesuraAlfio MicciMaleska
Wednesday, April 5, 197842DHesitateAnn JenkinsMaleska
Wednesday, August 17, 197737ARespiteTap OsbornMaleska
Thursday, March 24, 197740ABrief stopMarie WestMaleska
Saturday, November 6, 197623DChildren's Hour, e.g.LansingWeng
Wednesday, April 28, 197618DHalt brieflyReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Friday, August 8, 197518ATake fiveSophie FiermanWeng
Wednesday, June 25, 197544DHesitateEugene SardWeng
Saturday, October 19, 197412DCaesuraDavid CrosattoWeng
Friday, January 19, 197315ABreatherUnknownWeng
Friday, September 1, 197214ARespiteUnknownWeng
Sunday, June 7, 197057AInterludeAnthony MorseWeng
Monday, August 25, 196941AHesitate.UnknownWeng
Sunday, January 5, 1969136AHesitateFrances HansenFarrar
Monday, August 12, 196853AStop a while.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, July 25, 196727DHesitate.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Monday, February 6, 196748DIntermission.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Thursday, September 29, 196611DHesitate.UnknownFarrar
Tuesday, December 28, 196542DHesitate.UnknownFarrar
Sunday, November 21, 19659AHesitate.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sunday, October 24, 196547DLet up.William LutwiniakFarrar
Tuesday, July 21, 196443AHesitation.UnknownFarrar
Friday, December 6, 196327DHesitate.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Monday, February 9, 195915AStation break.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Saturday, January 24, 195939AShort stop.Harold T. BersFarrar
Friday, September 6, 195723DInterruption.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sunday, June 9, 195714ADwell (on).H. L. RisteenFarrar
Sunday, October 14, 195681DBreather.Jules ArensbergFarrar
Wednesday, August 29, 195642ALongfellow's children's hour.Cora GoodmanFarrar
Sunday, June 17, 195615DInterruption.Bernice GordonFarrar
Thursday, September 15, 19551AIntermission.Sidney LambertFarrar
Thursday, November 26, 19531DStop for station identification.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sunday, July 12, 195340DRespite.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Sunday, April 26, 195397DHesitate.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Tuesday, December 23, 19525AAn interval of silence.UnknownFarrar