Definition It has been a while

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Definition

it has been a while (since we've spoken): it has been quite a long time, a lot of time has passed, it's been ages (since we've spoken)
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This will take a while. This will require some time.
once in a while from time to time, occasionally

It's been 7 years (since I've seen her!): 7 years have passed (since I last saw her!); (I've not seen her) for 7 years!
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