whilst

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conjunction \ˈhwī(-ə)lst, ˈwī(-ə)lst\

Definition of whilst

chiefly British

  1. :  while

Examples of whilst in a Sentence

  1. I like to get my knitting done whilst watching the telly.

  2. whilst a good worker, he's not a very good manager

Origin and Etymology of whilst

Middle English whilest, alteration of whiles



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