betimes


adverb

  1. early; in good time: He was up betimes doing his lessons.
  2. occasionally; at times.
  3. Archaic. within a short time; soon.

adverb archaic

  1. in good time; early
  2. in a short time; soon
adv.

“at an early period,” early 14c., from betime (c.1300, from be- + time) + adverbial genitive -s.

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