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. +add

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Examples of using

Popular phrases with ⏸ Pause Button Emoji to use in messengers and web:

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

Kaomojis are popular in Japan to share emotions and situations using Japanese grammar punctuations and characters. Like this: ||! You can use this creative style in messengers and web to impress your friends. Here are some relevant Kaomojis related to ⏸ Pause Button Emoji:

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Look across different devices

Emojis may look different across platforms. Every web service, OS or gadgets’ manufacturer may create Emojis design according to their own corporate style and vision. Here you can check out how ⏸ Pause Button Emoji looks like on most popular platforms:

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Apple Pause Button Emoji on Apple macOS and iOS iPhones
Google Pause Button Emoji on Google Android and Chromebooks
Microsoft Pause Button Emoji on Windows
Facebook Pause Button Emoji on Facebook
Twitter Pause Button Emoji on Twitter
WhatsApp Pause Button Emoji on WhatsApp
Samsung Pause Button Emoji on Samsung Phones
LG Pause Button Emoji on LG Phones

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General information

Full name ⏸ Pause Button
How to type shortcode
:pause_button:
Unicode U+23F8
Unicode version Unicode 7.0 (2014)
Listed in Emoji Version 1.0

Translations and keywords

Another names, keywords ⏸Stop
⏸Hesitate
⏸ Bar
⏸ Double
⏸ Pause
⏸ Pause Button
⏸ Vertical
French name Bouton Pause
French keywords Bouton Pause, Pause
German name Pause
German keywords Pause, Streifen, Vertikal
Italian name Pulsante Pausa
Italian keywords Mettere In Pausa, Pausa, Pulsante
Portuguese name Botão Pausar
Portuguese keywords Barra, Botão Pausar, Dupla, Pausar, Vertical
Spanish name Pausa
Spanish keywords Barras, Botón, Pausa, Vertical

Codes for developers

URL Escape Code %E2%8F%B8
Bytes (UTF-8) \xE2\x8F\xB8
Punycode xn--poh
HTML hex ⏸️
HTML dec ⏸️
PHP 7 \u{23F8}
JavaScript \u23F8
JSON \u23F8
CSS \023F8
Java \u23F8
C, C++ \u23F8
Python \u23F8
Perl \x{23F8}
Ruby \u{23F8}