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Synonyms of while in English:


  • we chatted for a while
    time, spell, stretch, stint, span, season, interval, period, period of time, length of time, duration, run, phase, stage, term
    British informal patch
  • verb

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  • tennis and quoits helped to while away the time during the voyage
  • Definition of while in:
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