whilere

adverb

Definition of whilere

archaic
: a while ago : some time before

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History and Etymology for whilere

Middle English whileer, from Old English hwīle ǣr, from hwīle formerly, once (from hwīle, accusative of hwīl time, while) + ǣr early, earlier

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“Whilere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whilere. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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