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Drawer vs. Till

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Drawernoun

An open-topped box that can be slid in and out of the cabinet that contains it, used for storing clothing or other articles.

Tillpreposition

Until; to, up to; as late as (a given time).

‘She stayed till the very end.’; ‘It's twenty till two. (1:40)’; ‘I have to work till eight o'clock tonight.’;

Drawernoun

Agent noun of draw; one who draws.

Tillpreposition

(obsolete) To, up to (physically).

‘They led him till his tent’;

Drawernoun

An artist who primarily makes drawings.

Tillpreposition

(dialectal) In order that, to enable.

‘''Come here till I speak to you’;

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Drawernoun

(banking) One who writes a bank draft, check/cheque, or promissory note.

Tillconjunction

Until, until the time that.

‘Maybe you can, maybe you can't: you won't know till you try.’;

Drawernoun

A barman; a person who draws the beer from the taps.

Tillnoun

A cash register.

Drawernoun

Someone who taps palm sap for making toddy.

Tillnoun

A removable box within a cash register containing the money.

‘Pull all the tills and lock them in the safe.’;

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Drawernoun

A wagoner or person who pushes underground tubs.

Tillnoun

The contents of a cash register, 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.’;

Drawernoun

One who, or that which, draws

Tillnoun

(obsolete) A tray or drawer in a chest.

Drawernoun

That which is drawn

Tillnoun

glacial drift consisting of a mixture of clay, sand, pebbles and boulders

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Drawernoun

a boxlike container in a piece of furniture; made so as to slide in and out

Tillnoun

(dialect) manure or other material used to fertilize land

Drawernoun

the person who writes a check or draft instructing the drawee to pay someone else

Tillnoun

A vetch; a tare.

Drawernoun

an artist skilled at drawing

Tillverb

(transitive) To develop so as to improve or prepare for usage; to cultivate (said of knowledge, virtue, mind etc.).

Tillverb

(transitive) To work or cultivate or plough (soil); to prepare for growing vegetation and crops.

Tillverb

(intransitive) To cultivate soil.

Tillverb

(obsolete) To prepare; to get.

Tillnoun

A vetch; a tare.

Tillnoun

A drawer.

Tillnoun

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.

Tillnoun

A kind of coarse, obdurate land.

Tillpreposition

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.’; ‘Women, up till thisCramped under worse than South-sea-isle taboo.’; ‘Similar sentiments will recur to every one familiar with his writings - all through them till the very end.’;

Tillconjunction

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.’; ‘Mediate so long till you make some act of prayer to God.’; ‘There was no outbreak till the regiment arrived.’;

Tillverb

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.

‘No field nolde [would not] tilye.’; ‘the Lord God sent him forth from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from whence he was taken.’;

Tillverb

To prepare; to get.

Tillverb

To cultivate land.

Tillnoun

unstratified soil deposited by a glacier; consists of sand and clay and gravel and boulders mixed together

Tillnoun

a treasury for government funds

Tillnoun

a strongbox for holding cash

Tillverb

work land as by ploughing, harrowing, and manuring, in order to make it ready for cultivation;

‘till the soil’;

Tillpreposition

less formal way of saying until

Tillconjunction

less formal way of saying until

Tillnoun

a cash register or drawer for money in a shop, bank, or restaurant

‘there were queues at the till’; ‘checkout tills’;

Tillnoun

boulder clay or other sediment deposited by melting glaciers or ice sheets.

Tillverb

prepare and cultivate (land) for crops

‘no land was being tilled or crops sown’;

Till

Till or glacial till is unsorted glacial sediment. Till is derived from the erosion and entrainment of material by the moving ice of a glacier.

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