chiefly British
as in while
at or during the time that I like to get my knitting done whilst watching the telly

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as in although
in spite of the fact that whilst a good worker, he's not a very good manager

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“Whilst.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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