Definitions for Meanwhileˈminˌʰwaɪl, -ˌwaɪl
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Meanwhile
interim, meantime, meanwhile, lag(adverb)
the time between one event, process, or period and another
"meanwhile the socialists are running the government"
at the same time but in another place
"meanwhile, back at the ranch..."
meanwhile, meantime, in the meantime(adverb)
during the intervening time
"meanwhile I will not think about the problem"; "meantime he was attentive to his other interests"; "in the meantime the police were notified"
The time between two events
During the time (that something is happening).
At the same time, but elsewhere.
the intervening time; as, in the meantime (or mean time)
in the intervening time; during the interval
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Meanwhile' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2101
Rank popularity for the word 'Meanwhile' in Adverbs Frequency: #172
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
And meanwhile, people are getting left on the sidelines.
Meanwhile, a thousand people at Fort Meade just opened Twitter.
Meanwhile, our client is serving a life sentence without any chance of parole.
Meanwhile, Tywin Lannister, Tywin Lannister, makes very few emotional decisions.
Its not about what you have achieved…its about what people around you lost meanwhile.
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Translations for Meanwhile
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- لما, أماArabic
- mentrestantCatalan, Valencian
- inzwischen, unterdessen, einstweilen, derweilGerman
- mientras tantoSpanish
- sillä aikaa, samaan aikaan, sillä välinFinnish
- pendant ce temps-là, entretempsFrench
- nel frattempo, intantoItalian
- له ههمان کاتKurdish
- intereā, interimLatin
- sementara ituMalay
- tymczasem, w międzyczasie, na raziePolish
- ao mesmo tempo, enquanto issoPortuguese
- тем временем, между тем, в это время, в то же времяRussian
- u međuvremenuSerbo-Croatian
- samtidigt, under tidenSwedish
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