Untile

Definitions

  • Have to Remain There Until Spring Opened 183
    Have to Remain There Until Spring Opened 183
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Untile To take the tiles from; to uncover by removing the tiles.
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Additional illustrations & photos:

May watched the yacht until it disappeared from sight May watched the yacht until it disappeared from sight
Patents until 1900 Patents until 1900
"I STAYED DOWN UNTIL THAT CHAIN WAS UNDER THE SHAFT." "I STAYED DOWN UNTIL THAT CHAIN WAS UNDER THE SHAFT."

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: India used to be the richest country in the world until the British invasion in the early 17th Century
    • v.t Untile un-tīl′ to take the tiles from.
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Quotations

  • Samuel Goldwyn
    Samuel%20Goldwyn
    “I don't think anybody should write his autobiography until after he's dead.”
  • Charles ''Tremendous'' Jones
    Charles ''Tremendous'' Jones
    “No one is a failure until they blame somebody else.”
  • Benjamin Jowett
    Benjamin Jowett
    “One man is as good as another until he has written a book.”
  • Harper Lee
    Harper Lee
    “Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “I don't care how much you know until I know how much you care.”
  • James Baldwin
    James%20Baldwin
    “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”

Idioms

Don't trouble trouble until trouble troubles you - Don't go looking for trouble or problems- let them come to you.
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Until the last dog is shot - (USA) It means until the very last possible moment or until every possibility is exausted: You boys always stay until the last dog is shotI will stay until the last dog is shot to complete this project by deadline (Expression my mom who was born in 1917 in Wisconson always used.)
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1st pref. un-, + tile,

Usage

In literature:

Always have the water boiling when you put your vegetables in, and keep it constantly boiling until they are done.
"My Pet Recipes, Tried and True" by Various
This lovely weather continued until about the first of January.
"Three Years in the Sixth Corps" by George T. Stevens
The woman asked no more questions until the match was over, but stood looking on intently as the players came off the ground.
"The Dash for Khartoum" by George Alfred Henty
We had marched until late into the night, and it was not until we arrived and made camp that I noticed that Filippe the negro was missing.
"Across Unknown South America" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
For several days Columbus continued exploring the coast, until he perceived that it took a bend to the south-west.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
What they are I cannot tell you until you will be my wife.
"Italian Popular Tales" by Thomas Frederick Crane
I don't expect her home until seven.
"The Root of Evil" by Thomas Dixon
Until the knowledge becomes adequate the effects which are encountered appear to be accidents or cases of luck.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
You see he did not really think of dying; we all considered him improving until that fatal hemorrhage.
"Floyd Grandon's Honor" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
Stir until it begins to thicken, add the whipped cream a little at a time, and stand away until very cold.
"365 Luncheon Dishes" by Anonymous
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In poetry:

I did not live until this time
Crown'd my felicity,
When I could say without a crime,
I am not thine, but thee.
"To My Excellent Lucasia, On Our Friendship" by Katherine Philips
He wood her butt, he wood her ben,
He wood her in the ha,
Until he got this lady's consent
To mount and ride awa.
"May Colven" by Andrew Lang
I am so glad my eyes were first
In which his own might sink;
I am so glad he went athirst
Until I bade him drink.
"The Bride" by Theodosia Garrison
Once a lovely shining star,
Seen by shepherds from afar,
Gently moved until its light
Made a manger's cradle bright.
"Song" by Eugene Field
Until, say they who know the thing,
Their very lips did kiss,
And Sorrow laid abed with Spring
Begat an earthly bliss.
"Spring's Bedfellow" by William Morris
"He woo'd you butt, he woo'd you ben,
He woo'd you in the ha,
Until he got your own consent
For to mount and gang awa."
"May Colven" by Andrew Lang

In news:

Until a few years ago, the clues to the Grunion's disappearance were too fragmented to justify a search.
Ours have been patiently waiting in the upstairs ghost town of our offices until a couple of weeks ago, when they were hauled into the light and scoured.
Visit website 1301 W 24th Street, Lawrence, KS 66046 Open today until 5 pm.
I will likely work part time until I'm at least 66, when I plan to begin drawing Social Security.
No innovation for thousands of years, at least, that is, until local-girl-turned-performance-artist Julie Caffey's Alpha-Brick solo monologue hit the Bay Area last November at the ODC Theater in San Francisco.
Until a duo jumped in and turned it into a Hollywood titan.
She chases her dream until its conquered.
It won't hit bookstores until July 26, 2011, but you can get a sneak peek right here.
Fish are HOT, No smiling until noon, Lovin the armpit hair.
At his first public event since the Democrats in the Senate and Assembly sent him a state budget that doesn't guarantee a tax cut until January, Governor Christie had some harsh words for some lawmakers during a town hall in Brick Township.
He is now living in a foster home until a permanent home can be found.
Sun Nov 18, 2012 from 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM.
Fri Sep 28, 2012 from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM.
Sat Jan 28, 2012 from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM.
He is the coach until he says he is not, and not until September or so will he say for sure.
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In science:

We proceed with the RSRG until the bond cutoff Ω is equal to the temperature T .
Thermodynamics of strongly disordered spin ladders
Until further notice we assume that q 6= 1 and that Qs = qas for some integers as , for 1 ≤ s ≤ r.
The representation theory of the Ariki-Koike and cyclotomic q-Schur algebras
In fact, our contexts are completely static until then.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Repeat until all clauses are satisfied or until the max-iterations is reached.
Colouring random graphs and maximising local diversity
Similarly to the Walksat algorithm, this step is repeated until all checks are satisfied, or until the maximal number of iterations is reached.
Colouring random graphs and maximising local diversity
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