awhile Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “awhile” in the English Dictionary

"awhile" in British English

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uk   us   /əˈwaɪl/ literary
for a ​shorttime: Stay awhile and ​rest. I ​read awhile, then ​slept.
(Definition of awhile from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"awhile" in American English

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awhileadverb [not gradable]

 us   /əˈhwɑɪl, əˈwɑɪl/
for a ​shorttime: I’d like to ​rest awhile before we ​continue.
(Definition of awhile from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “awhile”
in Spanish un momento…
in Vietnamese một lúc…
in Malaysian sebentar…
in Thai ชั่วครู่…
in French un moment…
in German eine Weile…
in Chinese (Simplified) 片刻, 暂时…
in Turkish kısa bir süre için…
in Russian недолго…
in Indonesian sebentar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 片刻, 暫時…
in Polish chwilę…
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