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1. tongue-in-cheek

adjective. cleverly amusing in tone.

Synonyms

  • bantering
  • humourous
  • facetious

Antonyms

  • displeasing
  • unfunny
  • sobersided
  • unhumorous

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Sentences with in-the-meantime


1. Noun Phrase
They’ll grow back, though your dog may be slightly disoriented in the meantime.

2. Noun Phrase
Although the stickiness eventually washes and wears off, it becomes increasingly dirty-looking in the meantime.

2. in-fighting

noun. conflict between members of the same organization (usually concealed from outsiders).

Synonyms

  • scrap
  • fighting
  • fight

3. in-person

adjective. an appearance carried out personally in someone else's physical presence.

Synonyms

  • in the flesh

Antonyms

  • public
  • objective

4. built-in

adjective. ['ˈbɪlˌtɪn'] existing as an essential constituent or characteristic.

Synonyms

  • inbuilt
  • integral
  • constitutional
  • intrinsical
  • intrinsic

Antonyms

  • explicit
  • fractional
  • inessential
  • alienable

5. meantime

adverb. ['ˈmiːnˌtaɪm'] during the intervening time.

Synonyms

  • meanwhile

Antonyms

  • precede
  • uncover

6. meantime

noun. ['ˈmiːnˌtaɪm'] the time between one event, process, or period and another.

Synonyms

  • time interval
  • interregnum
  • interval
  • interim
  • meanwhile

Antonyms

  • open interval
  • permanent

7. fill-in

noun. someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult).

Synonyms

  • backup man
  • double
  • locum tenens
  • peer
  • match
  • stand-in
  • reliever
  • alternate
  • surrogate
  • substitute
  • stunt woman
  • stunt man
  • compeer
  • equal
  • relief
  • locum
  • replacement

Antonyms

  • single
  • malfunction
  • straighten
  • unequivocal

8. tie-in

noun. a fastener that serves to join or connect.

Synonyms

  • fixing
  • fastening
  • link
  • holdfast
  • bridge
  • linkup
  • fastener
  • nosepiece

Antonyms

  • unlash
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • disconnect

9. in

adverb. ['ɪn, ˈɪn'] to or toward the inside of.

Synonyms

  • inward

Antonyms

  • unsnarl
  • recede

Etymology

  • inne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. in

noun. ['ɪn, ˈɪn'] a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot.

Synonyms

  • foot
  • ft
  • em
  • ligne
  • mil
  • mesh
  • inch
  • linear unit
  • pica em
  • pica

Antonyms

  • outwardness
  • styleless
  • unpopular
  • past

Etymology

  • inne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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