Definition of after a while
- We will get started after a while.
- The job got easier after a while.
: following in time or place : afterward, behind, later
: subsequently to the time when
: later in time
: located toward the rear and especially toward the stern of a ship or tail of an aircraft
used with a present participle to indicate action completed and especially just completed
: a period of time especially when short and marked by the occurrence of an action or a condition : time
: the time and effort used (as in the performance of an action) : trouble
: during the time that
: as long as
: when on the other hand : whereas
: to cause to pass especially without boredom or in a pleasant manner
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