meantime meantime  /ˈmin ˌtaɪm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the time between one event, process, or period and another
  2. (adv) during the intervening time

Usage(s):

  1. In the meantime, Patsy Ramsey has died of cancer.
  2. In the meantime, Smith says he's just trying to keep up with the simple things in life.
  3. The soda deal, in the meantime, will affect at least 35 million school-age children, and by any measure it comes none too soon.

News

  1. Notacatbutallama rallies to win G3 Hill Prince

    Repole Stable's Notacatbutallama found his way back to the winner's circle for the first time since last November and added a grade to his resume in the meantime, rallying to take the $150,000 Hill Prince Stakes at Belmont Park on June 15.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: ESPN

  2. Teen Released From Hospital Following Madison Shooting

    One of the teenage victims of Friday's multiple shooting in Madison has been released from the hospital. Meantime, the search for the alleged gunman was still in full force.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: News Channel 5 Nashville

  3. Behind the scenes from the the USMNT's Hexagonal victory against Panama in Seattle | THE SIDELINE

    If you're not following the US national team's Hexagonal journey with KICKTV, you better block out an hour or so to catch up ASAP. In the meantime, give the most recent episode from Seattle a gander.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: MLS via Yahoo! Sports

Quotes

  1. "You simply don't deserve this kind of cowardly betrayal," Gilbert said in the letter to the Cleveland fans. "You have given so much and deserve so much more. In the meantime, I want to make one statement to you tonight: I personally...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source: AFP

  2. "We will vote on this measure again once there is a replacement named for the late Senator Byrd," Reid said in a statement after the vote. "In the meantime, I sincerely hope that Republicans will finally listen to the millions of unemployed...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Harry Reid Source: Investing Contrarian

  3. "I look forward to the day I can return to basketball," Arenas said. "In the meantime, I will focus on dealing responsibly with this serious situation and I will continue to cooperate fully with the investigations by law enforcement and NBA...
    on Jan 6, 2010 By: Gilbert Arenas Source: AFP

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