Adverb(1) for a short time
(1) So I'm going to savour it awhile and plot some hedonistic scheme to keep me amused.(2) If you really, really, like them, you might wait it out awhile to see if they outgrow this annoying phase.(3) For many of us, New Year Day gives us time to pause awhile and think about our loved ones in a special way.(4) There we got a great welcome, rested awhile while we ate a grand meal prepared by the cook.(5) stand here awhile(6) If the fight lasts awhile , which it figures to do, Ruiz will land some shots.(7) I sat there the rest of the evening some of my friends came to sit with me awhile but they left to dance around ten minutes later.(8) We intended to sit awhile in the reception area but found it in virtual darkness.(9) Soon he is off to a small town on the west coast where he decides to stick around awhile .(10) But you stand here awhile , that I may. announce to you the word of God.(11) Stay awhile amid these paintings to appreciate their graphic realism and intense detail.(12) stand here awhile(13) She waited awhile but no sound was heard, not even the twittering of birds outside.(14) Local golfers paused awhile to point it out to one another, then continued on their rounds.
(1) a while :: しばらく
(2) in awhile :: 少しの間
(3) awhile back :: しばらく前に
(4) not yet awhile :: まだしばらく
1. for a moment ::
3. for a short time ::
4. for a bit ::
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Anyway, look, we have been
waiting AWHILE, and I just feel--
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 15
Been out there AWHILE.
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 18
Let him stay AWHILE.
Vikings Season 1, Episode 1
We may have to
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 1
It may be AWHILE before you see another.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 2
English to Japanese Dictionary: awhile
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