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British English: /ˈmiːnwʌɪl/
American English: /ˈminˌ(h)waɪl/

Translation of meanwhile in French:


  • 1 (during this time)
    pendant ce temps
    meanwhile, cook the pasta (in recipe)
    pendant ce temps, faire cuire les pâtes
    Gerard, meanwhile, was cooking the dinner
    Gérard, pendant ce temps, préparait le dîner
  • 3 (since or before then) a lot had changed/could change meanwhile
    beaucoup de choses avaient changé/pourraient changer entre-temps
  • 4 (by way of contrast) meanwhile in Paris…
    au même moment à Paris…

also: in the meanwhile adverb phrase

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