Origin of whilst
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How to use whilst in a sentence
Whilst Whitacre never defined himself as an “ally,” this remains a cautionary tale of what not to do.
But recently, the MPAA has loosened the stick in its collective ass and allowed women to go there whilst maintaining an R rating.Oral Sex Comes of Age in Hollywood: ‘Gone Girl’ the Latest Film to Showcase Female Pleasure|Marlow Stern|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I immediately went downstairs and told Dad about the dream whilst he was having his breakfast.Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hell, James left the entire league in a holding pattern whilst he pondered his future, Hamlet-like.LeBron James Returns to Cleveland: How 'The Decision 2.0' Happened|Robert Silverman|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What has allowed him to continue his activities for so long, whilst leaving such an extensive open-source trail?
It was generally lauded by Spaniards, whilst it filled all classes of natives with indignation.
I had it put in order whilst you were in London; it was a shame to let a sacred place remain in such a state.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Heavy firing continued all that afternoon, inflicting great loss on the rebels, whilst the Spaniards lost one soldier.
He tells me several men have already been shot whilst bathing but there is no use trying to stop it: they take the off chance.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
But I was still more startled by the action of the barman who lifted up the glass and held it whilst the man drank.Uncanny Tales|Various