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betweentimes

[bih-tween-tahymz]
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adverb
  1. between periods of work, activity, etc.: a part-time teacher who studied law betweentimes.
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Origin of betweentimes

First recorded in 1905–10; between + time + -s1
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Examples from the Web for betweentimes

Historical Examples

  • Betweentimes I extract bits of information in regard to Montrose and its neighborhood.

    The Crest of the Continent

    Ernest Ingersoll

  • The shopping for the wedding went on betweentimes, and Winn even escorted them to the city and took part in the shopping.

    A Trooper Galahad

    Charles King


British Dictionary definitions for betweentimes

betweentimes

betweenwhiles (bɪˈtwiːnˌwaɪlz)

adverb
  1. between other activities; during intervals
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