Definitions of till

  1.   unstratified soil deposited by a glacier consists of sand and clay and gravel and boulders mixed together
  2.   a strongbox for holding cash
  3.   a treasury for government funds
  4.   work land as by ploughing harrowing and manuring in order to make it ready for cultivation till the soil
  5.   A vetch a tare
  6.   A drawer
  7.   A tray or drawer in a chest
  8.   A money drawer in a shop or store
  9.   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
  10.   A kind of coarse obdurate land
  11.   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
  12.   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
  13.   To prepare to get
  14.   To cultivate land
  15.   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
  16.   A money drawer
  17.   To the time of
  18.   Until to the time when as wait till I return
  19.   To prepare for seed etc as land
  20.   To cultivate the soil
  21.   A money box or drawer in a desk or counter
  22.   To the time when to the degree that
  23.   TILLER
  24.   Money box or drawer in a desk or counter
  25.   To cultivate as land
  26.   To cultivate as soil
  27.   Tillable
  28.   To the time of up to until
  29.   Till such time as until
  30.   To the time or time of Till now to the present time Till then to that time
  31.   A money box in a shop a drawer for cash
  32.   To plough and prepare for seed to cultivate and dress the creps of
  33.   To the time when to the degree that as I shall wait till you arrive prep to the time of to the time as till to morrow
  34.   To prepare land for seed and to raise and dress crops to cultivate
  35.   A Scotch term for the stiff unstratified clays of the boulder formation now beginning to be applied to any thick unstratified alluvia

Quotes of till

  1. It ain't over till it's over – Yogi Berra
  2. Guys are idiots till they're what 40 years old – Wes Borland
  3. Farewell dearest friend never to see one another any more till at the right hand of Christ – Donald Cargill
  4. My tears will keep no channel know no laws to guide their streams but like the waves their cause run with disturbance till they swallow me as a description of his misery – John Cleveland
  5. But his kiss was so sweet and so closely he pressed that I languished and pined till I granted the rest – John Gay
  6. Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced – John Keats
  7. There is nothing that special to see when looking at me I'm a painter who paints day in day out from morning till evening figure pictures and landscapes more rarely portraits – Gustav Klimt
  8. Truth after all wears a different face to everybody and it would be too tedious to wait till all were agreed – James Russell Lowell
  9. Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self -evident proposition that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim – Thomas B. Macaulay
  10. I was on a founding members of the Canadian theatre movement in the late 60's till the mid 70's and performed theatre from Halifax to Vancouver and all places in between – Nick Mancuso
  11. For example it's only about 20 years ago the people in that community would have got telephone lines and it would be only about in the 1950s that electricity came to that part of the world Television wouldn't have come till 1970 – John McGahern
  12. Not only the style but the way in which you don't exactly know what on earth has happened or is happening till about page two hundred then it all becomes apparent in a blinding flash – Nicholas Mosley
  13. If I waited till I felt like writing I'd never write at all – Anne Tyler
  14. I loved nearly all my teachers but it was not till I went home to live at Oxford in 1867 that I awoke intellectually to a hundred interests and influences that begin much earlier nowadays to affect any clever child – Mary A. Ward

Usage examples for till

  1. Keep them there till we come down – The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  2. “ Fri'nd I'd loike to live till next pay day – The U.P. Trail by Zane Grey
  3. Wait till I can speak – A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties by Charles Major
  4. We won't get out of this till night will we – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney
  5. She went into the house and asked could she stay there till morning – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  6. “ I think I'll wait till they play Porceaugnac ” – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  7. “ I have done well by the land and will yet and give you what is just and right for the use of it till your brother comes – Shenac's Work at Home by Margaret Murray Robertson
  8. “ An' it's all as you said only I couldn't feel quite sure till he come – In Wild Rose Time by Amanda M. Douglas
  9. Na Cosmo I'm b'un' to du something wi' what I hae an' no bide till I get mair – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  10. But never mind I'll wait till to morrow – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  11. We were so happy miss till then – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  12. Don't speak till you feel better – The Knave of Diamonds by Ethel May Dell
  13. “ I never saw her again till she was dead – Montezuma's Daughter by H. Rider Haggard
  14. And it was not till I got into bed that I let myself think of my mother – A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs. O. F. Walton
  15. You must just wait till she comes back – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  16. If I can't git a boy I'll come back and stay till you git one – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  17. Why didn't he wait till I'm dead – The Mystery of Metropolisville by Edward Eggleston
  18. Till then leave me alone – The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett
  19. I've come away here and must just wait till I die – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  20. “ An' mind don't leave the place till I come for you – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne

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