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informal a variant form of till11


(tɪl, til)

also teel

the sesame plant.
[1830–40; < Hindi]



prep., conj. Nonstandard.
till; until.
[aph. variant of until]
usage: See till1.
References in classic literature ?
Master Smilash here will kindly put me up 'til morning.
We rushed each other furiously time after time, 'til suddenly, feeling the sharp point of his sword at my breast in a thrust I could neither parry nor escape, I threw myself upon him with outstretched sword and with all the weight of my body, determined that I would not die alone if I could prevent it.
You jest wait 'til to-morrow, and you'll see one of the biggest battles ever was.