Definitions for awhileəˈʰwaɪl, əˈwaɪl
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awhile, for a while(adverb)
for a short time
"sit down and stay awhile"; "they settled awhile in Virginia before moving West"; "the baby was quiet for a while"
For some time; for a short time.
Sit with me awhile.
for a while; for some time; for a short time
Origin: [Adj. a + while time, interval.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Never be afraid to sit awhile and think.
She was already turning blue and that takes awhile.
Curiosity killed the cat, but for awhile I was a suspect.
I don't think my mom would ever forgive me if I didn't come home immediately and stay for awhile.
Ferris Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it.
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