erewhile

erewhile

[air-hwahyl, -wahyl]
adverb Archaic.
a while before; formerly.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English; see ere, while

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erewhile or erewhiles (ɛəˈwaɪl)
 
adv
archaic a short time ago; a little while before
 
erewhiles or erewhiles
 
adv

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