betime (adv.)
early, at an early hour
AC IV.iv.20[Antony to Soldier] To business that we love we rise betime
Ham IV.v.49[Ophelia singing] All in the morning betime
TNK V.ii.58[Gaoler's Daughter to Gaoler, of her horse] that ostler / Must rise betime that cozens him
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