1) = in the meanwhile тем временем, между тем, пока

The flight will be announced soon. Meanwhile, please remain seated. — Посадка на рейс будет скоро объявлена, а пока что оставайтесь на своих местах.

I knew I wouldn't get my exam results for several weeks, and I wasn't sure what to do in the meanwhile. — Я знал, что результаты экзаменов будут только через несколько недель, и не знал, что мне делать всё это время.

2) тем временем, в это время, одновременно

Jim went to answer the phone. Meanwhile Pete started to prepare lunch. — Джим пошёл ответить на звонок, а Пит тем временем начал готовить обед.

3) в то же время, при этом

The incomes of male professionals went up by almost 80%. Meanwhile, women workers saw their earnings fall. — Доходы мужчин возросли на 80 %, в то время как женщины стали получать меньше.

Англо-русский современный словарь. 2014.

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