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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A strongbox for holding cash. Also: A treasury for government funds.

Usage examples (39)
  • If you can't fill the till, then don't pass the bill.
  • till the soil
  • “Maggie, ” he said, in a deep tone of slow decision, “let us never go home again, till no one can part us, —till we are married.
  • I therefore consented to stay, not till the recovery of their nurse, but ’till I should receive a letter from my friends at Paris. for more
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