n.1.A vetch; a tare.
1.A drawer.
Till alarm
a device for sounding an alarm when a money drawer is opened or tampered with.
1.(Geol.) 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.
2.A kind of coarse, obdurate land.
prep.1.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.
He . . . came till an house.
- Chaucer.
Till now
to the present time.
Till then
to that time.
conj.1.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.
And said unto them, Occupy till I come.
- Luke xix. 13.
Mediate so long till you make some act of prayer to God.
- Jer. Taylor.
There was no outbreak till the regiment arrived.
- Macaulay.
v. t.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Tilled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Tilling.]
No field nolde [would not] tilye.
- P. Plowman.
2.To prepare; to get.
v. i.1.To cultivate land.
Noun1.till - unstratified soil deposited by a glacier; consists of sand and clay and gravel and boulders mixed together
Synonyms: boulder clay
2.till - a treasury for government funds
3.till - a strongbox for holding cash
Synonyms: cashbox, money box
Verb1.till - work land as by ploughing, harrowing, and manuring, in order to make it ready for cultivation; "till the soil"
Fort Knox, backset, bank, before, blackmail, boodle, booty, bursary, cash register, cashbox, chest, coffer, coin box, culture, cut, delve, dig, dress, exchequer, fallow, farm, fertilize, fisc, force, gold depository, graft, harrow, haul, hoe, hot goods, in advance of, labor, list, locker, loot, manure, money, money chest, mulch, penny bank, perks, perquisite, pickings, piggy bank, plant, plunder, pork barrel, prior to, prize, prune, public crib, public till, public treasury, public trough, rake, register, repository, safe, safe-deposit box, sow, spade, spoil, spoils, spoils of office, squeeze, stealings, stolen goods, storehouse, strong room, strongbox, subtreasury, swag, take, tend, thin, thin out, till the soil, to, treasure-house, treasury, turn, until, unto, up to, vault, weed, weed out
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Tilia americana
Tilia cordata
Tilia heterophylla
Tilia japonica
Tilia tomentosa
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Till alarm
Till now
Till then
Tillandsia usneoides
tilled land
Tiller rope
Tilletia caries
Tilletia foetida
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