mean time. Time measured with reference to an imaginary sun that lies in the same plane as the Earth's equator and that the Earth orbits at a constant speed. Using this convention results in equal, 24-hour days throughout the year.Is meantime one word?
Meantime is the one that's usually used as a noun—that is, as the object of the preposition in phrases like "in the meantime" and "for the meantime": We're headed to the beach this afternoon.What is another word for "in the meantime"?
Synonyms for meantime include meanwhile, while, for now, temporarily, for the moment, interim, interregnum, interruption, interval and in the interim. Find more similar words at wordhippo.com!