Definition Awhile

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Definition

awhile: (for) a moment, (for) a short period of time
adverb
As an adverb, awhile is never preceded by a preposition.

Stay awhile Stay for a moment.

Examples

  • "Go do baby stuff for awhile."
  • "All I know is that this is the last time I go on a trip with Horatio for awhile."
  • "It's been awhile since I've dated, so I've prepared several different tasks for you."

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