"till" Definition

  1. n. A vetch; a tare.
  2. n. A drawer.
  3. n. A tray or drawer in a chest.
  4. n. A money drawer in a shop or store.
  5. n. A deposit of clay, sand, and gravel, without lamination, formed in a glacier valley by means of the waters derived from the melting glaciers; -- sometimes applied to alluvium of an upper river terrace, when not laminated, and appearing as if formed in the same manner.
  6. n. A kind of coarse, obdurate land.
  7. v. t. To; unto; up to; as far as; until; -- now used only in respect to time, but formerly, also, of place, degree, etc., and still so used in Scotland and in parts of England and Ireland; as, I worked till four o'clock; I will wait till next week.
  8. conj. As far as; up to the place or degree that; especially, up to the time that; that is, to the time specified in the sentence or clause following; until.
  9. prep. To plow and prepare for seed, and to sow, dress, raise crops from, etc., to cultivate; as, to till the earth, a field, a farm.
  10. prep. To prepare; to get.
  11. v. i. To cultivate land.

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Position in dictionary: 101011 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n., n., n., v. t., conj., prep., prep., v. i.,
Words that start with "till": 18
Words that end with "till": 13
Words that contain "till": 122
Next words in dictionary: tillable, tillage, tillandsia, tilled, tiller
Previous words in dictionary: tiling, tiliaceous, tilestone, tilery, tileries

English Dictionary Definition of till

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