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Synonyms for meanwhile
ˈminˌʰwaɪl, -ˌwaɪlmean·while

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  1. meanwhileadverb

    Synonyms:
    meanwhilst, the while, in the meantime, meantime

  2. meanwhileadverb

    During the time (that something is happening).

    Synonyms:
    in the meantime, meantime, the while, meanwhilst

  3. meanwhileadverb

    At the same time, but elsewhere.

    Synonyms:
    meantime, in the meantime, meanwhilst, the while

Princeton's WordNet

  1. interim, meantime, meanwhile, lagadverb

    the time between one event, process, or period and another

    "meanwhile the socialists are running the government"

    Synonyms:
    interim, stave, slowdown, lag, retardation, meantime

  2. meanwhileadverb

    at the same time but in another place

    "meanwhile, back at the ranch..."

    Synonyms:
    meantime, in the meantime

  3. meanwhile, meantime, in the meantimeadverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    meantime, in the meantime

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. meanwhileadjective

    Synonyms:
    in the mean time, in the interim

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. meanwhileadverb

    Synonyms:
    meantime, during the interval

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#5322besides
#5478moreover
#5574furthermore
#6464interim
#7240meanwhile
#7598simultaneously
#12417meantime
#14447lag
#19789retardation
#20421concurrently
#24932slowdown
#47518stave

How to use meanwhile in a sentence?

  1. Carly Fiorina:

    Every policy she is pursuing will make income inequality worse, not better, crony capitalism even worse, not better. And meanwhile, we will continue to crush the businesses that create jobs and middle-class families.

  2. Edward Snowden:

    Meanwhile, a thousand people at Fort Meade just opened Twitter.

  3. Dan Bongino:

    This month, millions of Americas traveled to Florida in search of warm weather, beautiful beaches and, most importantly freedoms, meanwhile, liberal governors in other states are increasing lockdown measures and destroy small businesses in an idiotic attempt to battle the pandemic. They call it following the science.

  4. Bernard Avishai:

    The danger from computers is not that they will eventually get as smart as men, but that we will meanwhile agree to meet them halfway."

  5. Walter Zimmerman:

    You have the threat that a high enough price will start to activate the 7,700 drilled but uncompleted wells in the lower 48 states, and meanwhile, if Iranian crude is really taken off the water, it's going to impact Brent much more than it's going to impact WTI.

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