Definition

meanwhile: in the meantime, at the same time in another place adverb

UK: Meanwhile, let's get back to the pressing issue.
US: Eric's parents were talking in the kitchen. Meanwhile, in his bedroom, Eric was dreaming.
  • "Meanwhile, Bruno put on his best suit and went door-to-door searching for distributors for the new Delavigne fragrances."
  • "Meanwhile, Bruno put on his best suit and went door-to-door looking for distributors for the new Delavigne fragrances."
  • "Voiceover : Meanwhile Mitch has some surprising news of his own."
  • "Caption : Meanwhile..."

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