Updated English - Vietnamese Dictionary
- danh từ
- in the meantime trong lúc ấy, trong khi ấy
- phó từ
- trong khi chờ đợi, trong lúc ấy, đang lúc ấy
'mɪːnhwaɪl /-nwaɪlAdvanced English Dictionary
+the time between one event, process, or period and another
+at the same time but in another place
+during the intervening time
+ adverb (also informal meantime)
1 while sth else is happening: Bob spent fifteen months alone on his yacht. Ann, meanwhile, took care of the children on her own.
2 in the period of time between two times or two events: The doctor will see you again next week. Meanwhile, you must rest as much as possible.
3 used to compare two aspects of a situation: Stress can be extremely damaging to your health. Exercise, meanwhile, can reduce its effects.
Idioms: in the meanwhile in the period of time between two times or two events: I hope to go to medical school eventually. In the meanwhile, I am going to study chemistry.
Random quote: If one is estranged from oneself, then one is estranged from others too. If one is out of touch with oneself, then one cannot touch others.: Anne LindberghLatest queries: petty, blandishment, detaining, landmark, shimmer, overnight, arrogance, oddly, disastrous, issues, something, future, antonym, registered, slump, envy, protege, dealership, hamburger, meanwhile,
Optional: 01/2018:Picture Dictionary
Updated: 05/06/2018:List of Academic Words
Updated: 03/2019: Learning by reading annotated text, reliable state of art and updated news