be·​tween·​whiles bi-ˈtwēn-ˌ(h)wī(-ə)lz How to pronounce betweenwhiles (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1649, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of betweenwhiles was in 1649

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“Betweenwhiles.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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