quite a while

Definition of quite a while

  1. :  a long time It has been quite a while since I last saw her.

Word by Word Definitions

quiteplay
  1. :  wholly, completely

    :  to an extreme :  positively

    :  to a considerable extent :  rather

whileplay
  1. :  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

  1. :  during the time that

    :  as long as

    :  when on the other hand :  whereas

  1. :  until


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