up until

idiom

: during the time or period before
Up until now, everything has gone very well.

Examples of up until in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While the Heat would like to upgrade, the Heat sees that opportunity being available all the way up until the Feb. 6 trade deadline. Barry Jackson, Miami Herald, 10 July 2024 That current leader and Prime Minister Keir Starmer was a relatively unknown figure in British politics up until recently is a further testament to the notion of political preferences and objectives over individuals. New York Daily News Editorial Board, New York Daily News, 9 July 2024 The company was raising a Series B late last year that nearly closed—up until an anchor investor was unable to come up with the cash, two sources familiar with the matter said. Byallie Garfinkle, Fortune, 3 July 2024 Where to stay: Truth be told, up until recently, Sapporo was sort of a dead zone for hotel lovers. Christina Liao, Vogue, 2 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for up until 

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“Up until.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/up%20until. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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