meantime

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 /ˈmiːnˈtaɪm/

WordReference English-French Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Principales traductions
meantime adv (at the same time)en attendant, pendant ce temps, dans l'intervalle loc adv
 Ma voiture est chez le garagiste et en attendant, il m'a prêté un véhicule de courtoisie.
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WordReference English-French Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Principales traductions
meanwhile, meantime adv (at the same time)pendant ce temps, pendant ce temps-là adv
 Some of them were at the party. Meanwhile, their children at home were making a mess of the kitchen.
 Certains étaient à la fête. Pendant ce temps, les autres étaient au cinéma.
meanwhile, meantime adv (during this time)en attendant loc adv
 pendant ce temps-là loc adv
 It will be a few minutes before the water boils, and meanwhile you can cut the potatoes.
 L'eau devrait bouillir dans quelques minutes. En attendant, tu peux couper les patates.
meanwhile n (meantime: same time)même moment nm
meanwhile n (meantime: intervening time)intervalle nm
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Compound Forms/Formes composées
meantime | meanwhile |
in the meantime adv (until then, for now)en attendant adv
 The furnace repairman will be here tomorrow. In the meantime we're keeping warm by the fire.
 La recruteuse doit me rappeler demain, mais en attendant, j'ai envoyé d'autres candidatures.
 d'ici là adv
 Ma voiture sortira du garage lundi prochain. D'ici là, je peux prendre les transports en commun.
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