To take a break from whatever you're doing to smoke marijuana.
"I'm going to pause for the cause, care to join me?"
by Arms Akimbo December 03, 2006
the intentional stopping of an event or action due to the surprising nature of said event or action
"oh my gosh...pause for the cause. ANYONE can post a definition on urban dictionary"
by stewie2009 September 14, 2008