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Etymology 1

Old English til

Preposition

till

  1. Up to.
  2. As late as.
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Conjunction

till

  1. Up to the time that (something is true).
  2. Before (something is true).
Synonyms
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Etymology 2

Middle English

Noun

Singular
till

Plural
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till ({{{1}}})
  1. A cash register
  2. A removable box within a cash drawer containing the money
    Pull all the tills and lock them in the safe
  3. The contents of a cash register or of a cash drawer, for example, at the beginning or end of the day or of a cashier's shift.
    My count of my till was 30 dollars short.

Etymology 3

Old English tilian

Verb

Infinitive
to till

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to till (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To develop so as to improve or prepare for usage; to cultivate (said of knowledge, virtue, mind etc).
  2. (transitive) To work or cultivate or plough (soil); to prepare for growing vegetation and crops.
  3. (intransitive) To cultivate soil.
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Etymology 4

Unknown, but possibly via etymology 3 (the verb) because alluvial deposit is used as a fertilizer.

Noun

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Singular
till

Plural
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till ({{{1}}})
  1. Glacial drift consisting of a mixture of clay, sand, pebbles and boulders.
  2. (dialectal) Manure or other material used to fertilize land.

References

  • "till" at The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.

till” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.


Estonian

Noun

till

  1. dill (herb)
  2. (slang) a penis

Swedish

Pronunciation

Preposition

till

  1. to
    • Välkommen till Sverige!
      • Welcome to Sweden!
    • Ge den till mig.
      • Give it to me.
    • Vi behöver två till fem nya datorer.
      • We need two to five new computers.

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