Die Übersetzung von "while" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


conjunction uk /waɪl/ us /hwɑɪl/ also formal whilst /waɪlst/ /hwɑɪlst/

A2 during the time that

I can’t talk to anyone while I’m driving.

B1 used to compare two different facts or situations

mientras que
Tom is very confident while Katy is shy and quiet.
noun uk /waɪl/ us /hwɑɪl/
a while

B1 a period of time

un rato
I’m going out for a while.

(Die Übersetzung von "while" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


conjunction /wail/

(also whilst /wailst/)

during the time that

I saw him while I was out walking.


While I sympathize, I can’t really do very much to help.
while away phrasal verb

to pass (time) without boredom

pasar el tiempo/rato
He whiled away the time by reading.
worth one’s while

worth one’s time and trouble

valer la pena
It’s not worth your while reading this report because it is full of inaccuracies.

(Die Übersetzung von "while" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)