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English Definitionuntil; (used in combination with words like or in constructs of the form 到...为止...为止)
Simplified Script为止
Traditional Script為止
Part of Speech(动) verb
Sample Sentences
  • ①他⑶游⑴到⑸不能⑶游⑶{为止}⑩。
    He swam until he could swim no more.
  • ①他⑴一直⑶等到⑴她⑴来⑴了⑶{为止}⑩。
    He waited until she came.
  • 把混合料搅拌到发起来为止
    Beat the mixture until it has a light, puffy texture.
  • 他重复了几遍直到记住为止
    He repeated it several times over (ie again and again) until he could remember it.
  • 把黄油加热,直到变成褐色为止
    Heat the butter until it browns.
  • 她说她要替邻居看家到其回来为止
    She says she will keep the house until her neighbour returns.
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