early on, sometimes, ahead, intermittently, beforehand, time, sporadically, occasionally, continue, periodically, ahead of time, too soon, early.
He arrived betimes
at Bipin's house there, and took him to the Bar Library, where Asu Babu was sure to be found when not engaged in Court.
Who's to go afield betimes
after t' sheep in t' morn, if he's ca'ed up to- neet?
Instead of the satisfactory scourge and hair shirt of rising betimes
next morning, try the more commonplace penance of going to bed in proper time the next night, without any dawdling.