English-German translation for "awhile"

"awhile" German translation

Tom kämpfte noch'ne Weile und dann marschierte er ab, völlig geschlagen.
Tom struggled awhile and then retired, utterly defeated.
Source: Books
Daher werden sie bald immun gegen Geräusche, die sie erschrecken.
So they get immune to sounds that scare them after awhile.
Source: TED
Die Operation war eine Weile sehr riskant, aber der Doktor denkt, er wird durchkommen.
The operation was really touch and go there for awhile but the doctor thinks he'll pull through.
Source: Tatoeba
Der Geistliche schwieg eine Weile, wie in Gedanken versunken.
The priest paused awhile as if in thought.
Source: Books

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