Pause or to continue

hiatus
(n)
high-ATE-ǝs
Meaning

gap; pause

1st Sample Sentence

After a hiatus of ten years, he published his third novel.

Root

hiatus (opening, aperture, rupture, gap) (Latin)

Mnemonics

split it as HI+AT+US. if anyone says 'Hi' on the way, we will definitely stop for a while. anyone who says HI AT US its definately after a long gap. and we pause to meet dat person.

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