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Definition of until
UntilUntil Un*til", conj.
As far as; to the place or degree that; especially, up to the
time that; till. See Till, conj.
In open prospect nothing bounds our eye, Until the
earth seems joined unto the sky. --Dryden.
But the rest of the dead lives not again until the
thousand years were finished. --Rev. xx. 5. UntilUntil Un*til", prep. [OE. until, ontil; un- (as in unto) + til
till; cf. Dan. indtil, Sw. intill. See Unto, and Till,
1. To; unto; towards; -- used of material objects. --Chaucer.
Taverners until them told the same. --Piers
He roused himself full blithe, and hastened them
2. To; up to; till; before; -- used of time; as, he staid
until evening; he will not come back until the end of the
He and his sons were priests to the tribe of Dan
until the day of the captivity. --Judg. xviii.
Note: In contracts and like documents until is construed as
exclusive of the date mentioned unless it was the
manifest intent of the parties to include it.
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