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Till vs. Yet

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  • Till (preposition)

    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."

  • Till (preposition)

    To, up to (physically).

    "They led him till his tent"

  • Till (preposition)

    In order that, to enable.

    "''Come here till I speak to you"

  • Till (conjunction)

    Until, until the time that.

    "Maybe you can, maybe you can't: you won't know till you try."

  • Till (noun)

    A cash register.

  • Till (noun)

    A removable box within a cash register containing the money.

    "Pull all the tills and lock them in the safe."

  • Till (noun)

    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."

  • Till (noun)

    A tray or drawer in a chest.

  • Till (noun)

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

  • Till (noun)

    manure or other material used to fertilize land

  • Till (noun)

    A vetch; a tare.

  • Till (verb)

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

  • Till (verb)

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

  • Till (verb)

    To cultivate soil.

  • Till (verb)

    To prepare; to get.

  • Yet (adverb)

    Thus far; up to the present; up to some specified time.

    "He has never yet been late for an appointment;"

    "Iā€™m not yet wise enough to answer that;"

    "Have you finished yet?"

  • Yet (adverb)

    Continuously up to the current time; still.

    "The workers went to the factory early and are striking yet."

  • Yet (adverb)

    At some future time; eventually.

    "The riddle will be solved yet."

  • Yet (adverb)

    Not as of the time referenced.

    "I've yet to see him. ā€” I have not yet seen him."

    "I had yet to go to a convention. ā€” I had not yet gone to a convention."

    "He seemed yet to be convinced. ā€” He seemed not yet to have been convinced."

  • Yet (adverb)

    In addition.

    "There are two hours yet to go until our destination."

  • Yet (adverb)

    Even.

    "K-2 is yet higher than this."

  • Yet (conjunction)

    Nevertheless; however; but; despite that.

    "I thought I knew you, yet how wrong I was."

  • Yet (verb)

    To melt; found; cast, as metal.

  • Yet (noun)

    A metal pan or boiler; yetling.

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  • Till (preposition)

    less formal way of saying until

  • Till (conjunction)

    less formal way of saying until

  • Till (noun)

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

    "there were queues at the till"

    "checkout tills"

  • Till (noun)

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

  • Till (verb)

    prepare and cultivate (land) for crops

    "no land was being tilled or crops sown"

  • Yet (adverb)

    up until the present or a specified or implied time; by now or then

    "I haven't told anyone else yet"

    "aren't you ready to go yet?"

    "I have yet to be convinced"

    "the congress was widely acclaimed as the best yet"

  • Yet (adverb)

    as soon as the present or a specified or implied time

    "wait, don't go yet"

  • Yet (adverb)

    from now into the future for a specified length of time

    "I hope to continue for some time yet"

  • Yet (adverb)

    referring to something that will or may happen in the future

    "further research may yet explain the enigma"

    "I know she's alive and I'll find her yet"

  • Yet (adverb)

    still; even (used to emphasize increase or repetition)

    "snow, snow, and yet more snow"

    "yet another diet book"

    "the rations were reduced yet again"

  • Yet (adverb)

    in spite of that; nevertheless

    "every week she gets worse, and yet it could go on for years"

  • Yet (conjunction)

    but at the same time; but nevertheless

    "the path was dark, yet I slowly found my way"

Oxford Dictionary
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  • Till (noun)

    A vetch; a tare.

  • Till (noun)

    A drawer.

  • Till (noun)

    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.

  • Till (noun)

    A kind of coarse, obdurate land.

  • Till (preposition)

    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.

  • Till (conjunction)

    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.

  • Till

    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.

  • Till

    To prepare; to get.

  • Till (verb)

    To cultivate land.

  • Yet (noun)

    Any one of several species of large marine gastropods belonging to the genus Yetus, or Cymba; a boat shell.

  • Yet (adverb)

    In addition; further; besides; over and above; still.

  • Yet (adverb)

    At the same time; by continuance from a former state; still.

  • Yet (adverb)

    Up to the present time; thus far; hitherto; until now; - and with the negative, not yet, not up to the present time; not as soon as now; as, Is it time to go? Not yet. See As yet, under As, conj.

  • Yet (adverb)

    Before some future time; before the end; eventually; in time.

  • Yet (adverb)

    Even; - used emphatically.

  • Yet (conjunction)

    Nevertheless; notwithstanding; however.

Webster Dictionary
  • Till (noun)

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

  • Till (noun)

    a treasury for government funds

  • Till (noun)

    a strongbox for holding cash

  • Till (verb)

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

    "till the soil"

  • Yet (adverb)

    up to the present time;

    "I have yet to see the results"

    "details are yet to be worked out"

  • Yet (adverb)

    used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time;

    "So far he hasn't called"

    "the sun isn't up yet"

  • Yet (adverb)

    to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons;

    "looked sick and felt even worse"

    "an even (or still) more interesting problem"

    "still another problem must be solved"

    "a yet sadder tale"

  • Yet (adverb)

    within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time;

    "he will understand eventually"

    "he longed for the flowers that were yet to show themselves"

    "sooner or later you will have to face the facts"

    "in time they came to accept the harsh reality"

  • Yet (adverb)

    used after a superlative;

    "this is the best so far"

    "the largest drug bust yet"

  • Yet (adverb)

    despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession);

    "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"

    "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"

    "he was a stern yet fair master"

    "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"

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