meanwhile meanwhile  /ˈmin ˌwaɪl/


  1. (n) the time between one event, process, or period and another
  2. (adv) at the same time but in another place
  3. (adv) during the intervening time


  • Republicans, meanwhile, are tripping over themselves to get away from Craig as yet another scandal risks further depressing their base.


  1. As Robinson Cano struggles against lefties, Yankees look for solution

    Meanwhile, Cervelli catches some bullpens during rehab
    on June 14, 2013     Source:

  2. MLS Stream of the Week: Watch Colorado Rapids vs. San Jose Earthquakes, Saturday, 9 pm ET

    Meanwhile, it's the opposite for the San Jose Earthquakes , who are struggling near the bottom of the standings and have only one win in their last 11 games. Last week they parted ways with longtime head coach Frank Yallop, and replaced him, at least on an interim basis, with Mark Watson.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Major League Soccer

  3. Lionel Hollins to meet with Nuggets on Saturday, according to report

    Meanwhile, Hollins has received permission to speak with other teams with head coaching vacancies after Memphis told him earlier this week it wouldn't seek a contract extension.
    on June 13, 2013     Source:


  1. "Meanwhile, instead of serving as a tool to counter-terrorism, Guantanamo became a symbol that helped al-Qaida recruit terrorists to its cause," said Obama.
    on May 21, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Xinhua

  2. The statement further added, "Meanwhile, al-Qaeda and other militant groups exploit that anger to mobilize support."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: Washington Post (blog)

  3. "Democrats are counting down the hours so they can tee up the election ads saying Republicans don't like kids," McConnell said. "Meanwhile, they're using SCHIP as a Trojan Horse to sneak government-run health care into the states."
    on Sep 27, 2007 By: Mitch McConnell Source: Guardian Unlimited

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