Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb Until this time.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To this place; thus far.
  • To this time; until now.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb To this place; to a prescribed limit.
  • adverb Up to this time; as yet; until now.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb Up to this or that time.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time

Etymologies

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From Middle English hiderto, corresponding to hither +‎ to.

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