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whilst

conjunction , chiefly British

Synonyms and Antonyms of whilst

1 at or during the time that
  • I like to get my knitting done whilst watching the telly
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2 in spite of the fact that
  • whilst a good worker, he's not a very good manager
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Words Related to whilst

but, if



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