What does Whilst mean?

Definitions for Whilst
ʰwaɪlst, waɪlstWhilst

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Wiktionary

  1. whilst(Conjunction)

    While, at the same time.

    Etymology: From . Cognate with wylst. More at whiles.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whilst(adverb)

    while

    Etymology: [From Whiles; cf. Amongst.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whilst' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1808

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whilst' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1931

How to pronounce Whilst?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Whilst in sign language?

  1. whilst

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whilst in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whilst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Whilst in a Sentence

  1. Tim Howarth:

    Whilst UK banks are keeping relatively quiet on the EU referendum debate in their annual reports, uncertainty over the outcome is weighing heavily on them.

  2. Judge Martin Rudland:

    Telling a women beater who is clearly a control freak, binge drink and drug taker who by the way probably drives his car whilst intoxicated there's plenty more fish in the sea I would touch this prick with a blunt barge pole if I was shark shit!!!! Yes this is a sarcastic comment as its definately not a great comment by this so called Judge.

  3. Shore Capital analysts:

    We see 65p as a good compromise price, allowing Premier's management to highlight the extra value it has extracted from McCormick, whilst also offering shareholders the opportunity of a cash exit today at a reasonably full EBITDA (core earnings) valuation.

  4. Alexis Loera:

    The most embarrassing thing a human being can experience is when they spam a sentence and accidently say ''v'' whilst attempting to paste the sentance.

  5. Sachin Mohindra:

    Whilst valuations in Saudi Arabia in particular have fallen over a period of several months, we remain cautious and extremely selective, the Saudi economy is undergoing structural changes as The Saudi economy adjusts to a period of low oil prices, which means that the risk premiums used to value stocks need to be further adjusted, particularly in certain sectors.

Images & Illustrations of Whilst

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