[ til, teel ]
/ tɪl, til /
the sesame plant.
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Question 1 of 10
Also teel [teel] /til/ .
Origin of til
Borrowed into English from Hindi around 1830–40
Definition for til (2 of 3)
Origin of 'til
Aphetic variant of until
words often confused with 'til
Definition for til (3 of 3)
today I learned.
Origin of TIL
From its use in digital communications
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British Dictionary definitions for til
/ (tɪl, tiːl) /
another name for sesame, esp a variety grown in India
Word Origin for til
C19: from Hindi, from Sanskrit tilá sesame
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