til

[ til, teel ]
/ tɪl, til /

noun

the sesame plant.
Also teel.

Origin of til

Borrowed into English from Hindi around 1830–40

Definition for til (2 of 2)

'til

[ til ]
/ tɪl /

preposition, conjunction

till; until.

Origin of 'til

aphetic variant of until

Usage note

See till1.
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British Dictionary definitions for til

til

/ (tɪl, tiːl) /

noun

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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