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While

Synonyms for while:

while (adverb)

as.

Sense 1

elbow grease, en bloc, parallel, clash, en masse, concomitant, concurrent, synchronous, striving, Whereas, inasmuch as, contemporaneous, simultaneous, moment, synchronicity.

Sense 2

alongside, together, when, double, accompaniment, struggle, concurrence.

Sense 3

effort, endeavor, exertion, in, dawdle.

Sense 4

strain.

Sense 6

space.

Sense 7

waste.

Sense 8

pain.

Sense 10

trouble.

as

During.

mean time

meanwhile.

though

although.

Other synonyms and related words:

epoch, in, patch, dapple, sequence, although, space, firearm, bandage, waste, trance, effort, era, speckle, small-arm, fleck, eyepatch, During, exertion, double, bit, part, enchantment, age, slice, simultaneous, Whilst, much as, spot, striving, inasmuch as, Albeit, pain, composition, musical composition, time, eon, dawdle, succession, man, go, turn, strain, plot, charm, concurrent, when, struggle, date, trouble, season, mend, together, work, as, meanwhile, maculation, elbow grease, Whereas, alongside, duration, moment, magic spell, endeavor, darn, tour, opus.

as long as (conjunction)

During, Whilst, although.

even though (conjunction)

when, Whereas, Albeit, much as.

Sense 1 (noun)

meanwhile, simultaneous, together, During, concurrent.

Sense 3 (noun)

space.

Sense 4 (noun)

exertion, elbow grease, striving, endeavor, trouble, work, pain, effort, struggle, strain.

Sense 5 (noun)

waste.

although (noun)

although, Whereas.

spell (noun)

spell.

time (noun)

piece, spell, patch.

time interval (noun)

moment, space, spell, time, bit.

while (noun)

piece, spell.

Usage examples for while:

  • And what am I to do while you are gone? - "The Pines of Lory", John Ames Mitchell.
  • I cannot do it while you are here. - "The Bertrams", Anthony Trollope.
  • While he is talking to your father about you. - "The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere", José Rizal.

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