What is a while?
It’s been a while. This sentence compensates for any mistakes made doing the job
Just after Jon blows Sean's head off with the fully tensioned spring he mumbles "it's been a while"
A while - what is it?
Used when you do something more than once in a while but not all the time.
Tom "So I here you started go to the gym "
Bob "Twice a week. I go once in a while to keep in shape"
Tom "More like twice in a while!"
Bob "OH SNAP!"
What does "a while" mean?
A measure of time no less than 30 calendar days. Occasional
I believe Wade every once in a while
A while - what does it mean?
A informal way to say you're leaving. Usually said after, "See you later, Alligator" but before, "Not to soon, Baboon."
Charlie: "Welp, I gotta go. My mom said be home by five thirty and it's already past that. See you later, Alligator."
Anthony: "In a while, Crocodile."
Charlie: "Not too soon, Baboon."
The correct way to respond to "see you later alligator". Saying "after a while crocodile" is lame and incorrect and anyone who says it is shiesty
Doug: "I've gotta go take a shit. See you later alligator"
Kelsey: "In a while crocodile"
reply to 'see you later alligator'.
a) alex, s'ya later alligater'
b) yeah, in a while crocodile
Often paired with See you later, masturbator
Person 1: In a while, pedophile"
Person 34: See you later, masturbator
Person 1: fag
when you know you aren't going to speak to someone for a long time, whether it's a circumstance which you can't help or you just don't want to talk to this particular person again
I'm going Paris for two weeks, in a while yeh?
like two months ago.
she added me on facebook a while ago.
A period (heheh period) of time you give somebody to do something. This should be a maximum of one night and possibly half of the next day if it's really important. This is a promise that something will be done soon, but not right away. Violation of the one night max half way through the next day will incur a fee of $2 by the rule breaker.
e.g your girlfriend says that it will take her a while to forget a comment you made (not that you were wrong for making it), she has given you a verbal agreement that by tomorrow night all will be forgotten. If she claims this is not a rule than refer her to this definition... then get her to give you $2
sometime soon asap