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whiles

 (wīlz, hwīlz)
conj. Archaic
While.

[Middle English : while, while; see while + -es, genitive sing. suff.; see -s3.]

whiles

(waɪlz; Scottish hwəɪlz)
adv
at times; occasionally
conj
while; whilst

whiles

(ʰwaɪlz, waɪlz)

conj.
Archaic. while.
[1175–1225]
References in classic literature ?
In mist or cloud, on mast or shroud, It perched for vespers nine; Whiles all the night, through fog-smoke white, Glimmered the white Moon-shine.
Spencer Whiles were certainly just a little out of accord with their surroundings.
A young man whom he had once corrected had christened him, half jestingly, Sir Galahad, and certainly his life in London, a life which had to bear all the while the test of the limelight, had appeared to merit some such title.
Even while these thoughts passed through her brain, he turned to talk to her, and she felt at once that little glow of pleasure which the sound of his voice nearly always evoked.
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Kenneth Whiles, 71, pushed his wife Peggy, 69, into the courtroom in a wheelchair.
POOL enthusiasts Chris Whiles and Chris Rees are hoping to pocket an entry into the record books with a marathon pool set lasting more than three days.
But Stanley Whiles, of Bedlington Station, was less impressed.
Only a third are reclaimed by their owners.Stephen Whiles, principal environmental health officer at the city council, said the move would make it more convenient for people to reclaim their dogs and would result in more dogs being reunited with their owners.
This competition-winning project for local government offices in Hyndburn, Lancashire, by Jestico + Whiles innovatively exploits natural site characteristics, renewable energy sources and energy conscious construction, to minimize carbon dioxide emissions and reduce running costs.
They included Sharon Bulman in the javelin and 100m relay, Amy Readman and Lisa Bennett in the discus, Kath Aspin in the 100m relay and Chris Whiles in the high jump.
TONY WHILES visited a Franchise Exhibition in 2009 having just been been made redundant from his sales manager role.