⏸ Pause Button

Meaning

Pause Button emoji is two vertical lines next to wach other. The Pause Button is used to temporarily stop a music or video that you are watching. Usually, you’d only ever stop what you were doing if you really had to. Who enjoys having to postpone their 😄 Fun time right? If someone sends you this emoji with a ✋ Raised Hand emoji they probably have something important to talk about. If you ignore them, they might send a Public Address 📢 Loudspeaker emoji with this emoji to really scream at you to put a pause on your activity and listen to them.

Examples of using

“⏸the video so the teacher can talk.”
“Take a deep breath⏸and think about your next move.”

Related Themes & Holidays

Closeup view

Unicode symbol

U+23F8

Say it with ASCII

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Another names

⏸Stop
⏸Hesitate