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Awkward silence
also called a "pregnant pause."

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  1. might occur momentarily when no one has anything to say and the conversation is halted as people wait for someone to break the silence

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 15, 2009
  2. a term from a social conversation

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 15, 2009
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