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Synonyms for while

at the same time as


  • at the same time as
  • during the time that
  • for the period that

while something away

Synonyms for while

a rather short period

to pass (time) without working or in avoiding work

Synonyms for while

a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition

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