What does Until mean?

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Wiktionary

  1. untilconjunction

    Up to the time that (a condition becomes true).

  2. untilconjunction

    Before (a condition becoming true).

  3. untilpreposition

    Up to the time of (something happening).

  4. untilpreposition

    Before (a time).

  5. Etymology: From und and til

Webster Dictionary

  1. Until

    to; unto; towards; -- used of material objects

  2. Until

    to; up to; till; before; -- used of time; as, he staid until evening; he will not come back until the end of the month

  3. Until

    as far as; to the place or degree that; especially, up to the time that; till. See Till, conj

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Until

    un-til′, prep. till: to: as far as (used mostly with respect to time).—adv. till: up to the time that.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Until' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #357

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Until' in Written Corpus Frequency: #624

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Until in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Until in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Until in a Sentence

  1. Though Patridge:

    I am more afraid of him now than ever, and fear for the safety of our daughter, i do not believe, under the current circumstance, that visitation is in Kirra’s best interest until Corey obtains professional individual therapy for an extended period of time.

  2. Frederic Hof:

    This all adds up to attempted containment - getting through 2016 until it becomes someone else's problem.

  3. Douglas Griffith:

    Four Houston police officers did everything Four Houston police officers could. Four Houston police officers backed up, backed up, backed up until Four Houston police officers couldn't back up anymore.

  4. John Barrymore:

    You never realize how short a month is until you have to pay alimony.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    Until we finally pass comprehensive reform -- and I would very much like to see the House of Representatives pick up where the Senate left off -- we must be aggressive in pursuing policies that are humane and sensible and that keep families together, i strongly support the administration's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. DACA is a good first step, but it should be expanded.

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