What does pause mean in drama terms?
Pause means to pause so to stop for some seconds or minutes.
drama is an act. the element of drama is paper or script, actor or player and stage Drama is the script of a work intended to be performed such as a play, a film, or a video. It is acted out rather than narrated. The Elements of Drama, according to Aristotle's Poetics, are Plot, Character, Thought, Diction, Song, and Spectacle. There are enough terms of drama to fill a gazetteer.
A dramatic pause in drama is when a character holds back for a long moment before uttering his lines. If one character, for example, asks a doctor who is standing over a fellow who has been shot, "Well, doctor? How is he?" You can bet than in a play or movie, the doctor will pause for quite a while before answering. The pause is for dramatic effect and increases the feeling of suspense in the…