in the meantime


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Adv.1.in the meantime - during the intervening time; "meanwhile I will not think about the problem"; "meantime he was attentive to his other interests"; "in the meantime the police were notified"
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In the meantime Sancho had recounted to them several of the adventures and accidents that had happened his master.
Neil will be delayed here for a week, and you and I might as well be doing something in the meantime.
In the meantime, can I respectfully ask all local media, fanzines, websites, supporters to boycott the soulless new name - I can't even bear to write the words - by making no references to it on air, in print, in phone-ins, in conversations.
In the meantime, a score of disabled men and women held a peaceful protests demanding respect for their rights.
In the meantime, Tanta's attorney general recently summoned 13 witnesses to testify in the case.
In the meantime, the studio guest was waxing lyrical about the most humiliating show on television.
Detective Sergeant Stuart Wales said: 'We anticipate making arrests soon, but in the meantime we would ask homeowners to use all the security measures they have like locks on doors and windows.
In the meantime, the Trust is looking for another sponsor for its work in Tanzania.