Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of meanwhile.

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Examples

  • Sending out millions and millions of coverletters and resumes in the meanwhiles….

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  • MEANWHILE – Audience provides a beginning WHERE and a list of “meanwhiles ….”

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  • And so I must ride wi 'a man-with the son of my King-whom duty and honor call me to follow-and seek meanwhiles to pervert his cause that I am sworn to uphold.

    Dragonfly in Amber

  • For it is true thatt when she is lazye shee getteth not up to breakfast so earlye as her Pa and her Brother; or, if shee be converted to ye health-doctrine, she hath coffee and gooeth out ryding before them, and theye departe meanwhiles to their offyces or stores, whence they returne not tyll dynnere in ye eveninge.

    The Continental Monthly, Vol 2, No 6, December 1862 Devoted to Literature and National Policy

  • Bowlaigs is wont to take off his libations about two parts water to one of whiskey an 'a lump of sugar in the bottom, outen one of these big tumbler glasses; meanwhiles standin' at the bar an 'holdin' the glass between his two paws an 'all as ackerate an' steady as the most talented inebriate.

    Wolfville Nights

  • I could spend the rest of my space here and a year's supply of "meanwhiles" just trying to give you a sense of how many story lines are launched in only the first episode.

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  • In the meanwhiles, I just realized there is an extra satellite dish on the roof, from a prior provender of wireless television, and I suppose it's as good a time as any to muscle a ladder against the wall, and rasle that thing down in a galeforce wind.

    Velociworld

  • In the meanwhiles, I just realized there is an extra satellite dish on the roof, from a prior provender of wireless television, and I suppose it's as good a time as any to muscle a ladder against the wall, and rasle that thing down in a galeforce wind.

    Velociworld

  • I've been using my Nokia N95 meanwhiles but it's proven frustrating, what with it being imaginary.

    Irish Blogs

  • Meanwhile, on Okaara — and I know there are a lot of “meanwhiles” here but this ish was entirely vignettes and I’ve actually spared you a couple — the Black Rings infiltrate.

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