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awhile

adverb [not gradable]  us   /əˈhwɑɪl, əˈwɑɪl/
for a short time: I’d like to rest awhile before we continue.
Translations of “awhile”
in Vietnamese một lúc…
in Spanish un momento…
in Thai ชั่วครู่…
in Malaysian sebentar…
in French un moment…
in German eine Weile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 片刻, 暫時…
in Indonesian sebentar…
in Russian недолго…
in Turkish kısa bir süre için…
in Chinese (Simplified) 片刻, 暂时…
in Polish chwilę…
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