somewhile

adverb

Definition of somewhile

archaic
: at some unspecified time : at one time or another : at times : sometimes with which all lives worth living have been somewhile brightened— John Nichol

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History and Etymology for somewhile

Middle English som while, from som some + while

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“Somewhile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/somewhile. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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