Definition: A Generalpause is a pause for an unspecified length of time that is used for dramatic effect. A Generalpause is a Grand Pause, and both terms can be abbreviated as G.P. See Luftpause.
Generalpause is always capitalized, like all German nouns.
Pronunciation: gen-air-ahl' pow'-zuh (G as in “get”)
Also Known As: Grand Pause