Definition of 'meanwhile'
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Meanwhile, heat the grill to hot. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Meanwhile, heat a griddle pan or frying pan over a high heat. The Sun (2016)Meanwhile, another new ship's maiden voyage has been announced. The Sun (2017)At the centre of the perfectly serviceable murder mystery, meanwhile, stood another woman in distress. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Meanwhile heat the milk and crème fraîche in a saucepan. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Meanwhile another day of split aims faces me. ONE HUNDRED DAYS (2003)Meanwhile ask about doing some voluntary work locally. The Sun (2008)Get that sorted first - and meanwhile just be friends with your friend. The Sun (2009)Meanwhile heat a large non-stick frying pan on the hob. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Meanwhile, another team at the university has found a different way to attack dental bacteria. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Meanwhile, heat the rest of the oil in a frying pan. The Sun (2011)Meanwhile, another expert claims standing up is as good a workout as sweating in the gym. The Sun (2008)Meanwhile, ask your trader why he or she needs you to invest in that business. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Meanwhile, heat the remaining olive oil in a saucepan over a medium heat. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Meanwhile, another big name in the industry plans to reopen an old mine. The Sun (2006)Meanwhile he's asked me to open a joint bank account so he can put savings into it. The Sun (2009)Meanwhile, just one in five young women live with their parents compared with one in three young men. The Sun (2015)Meanwhile, just four in ten think there will come a time when women and men are paid the same. The Sun (2016)Towns, meanwhile, will always need centres. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Luton, meanwhile, always looked capable of causing a huge shock. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'meanwhile'
British English: meanwhile /ˈmiːnˌwaɪl/ ADVERB
Meanwhile means in the period of time between two events, or while an event is happening.
Take the dish out of the oven and leave to cool. Meanwhile, whip the cream lightly.
- American English: meanwhile
- Arabic: فِي خِلَالِ ذَلِكَ
- Brazilian Portuguese: entretanto
- Chinese: 同时
- Croatian: u međuvremenu
- Czech: mezitím
- Danish: imens
- Dutch: ondertussen
- European Spanish: entretanto
- Finnish: sillä välin
- French: pendant ce temps
- German: mittlerweile
- Greek: στο μεταξύ
- Italian: nel frattempo
- Japanese: その間に
- Korean: 그 동안에
- Norwegian: så lenge
- Polish: tymczasem
- European Portuguese: por enquanto
- Romanian: deocamdată
- Russian: между тем
- Spanish: entretanto
- Swedish: under tiden
- Thai: ขณะที่
- Turkish: o sırada
- Ukrainian: тим часом
- Vietnamese: trong lúc đó
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