1. Meanwhile; meantime. [R.]
The good knight whiles humming to himself the lay of some majored troubadour. --Sir. W. Scott.
2. sometimes; at times. [Scot.]
The whiles. See under While, n.
Whiles, conj. During the time that; while. [Archaic]
Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him. --Matt. v. 25.