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Synonyms for ticktɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tick, ticking(noun)

    a metallic tapping sound

    ticking, check mark, check, tick

  2. tick(noun)

    any of two families of small parasitic arachnids with barbed proboscis; feed on blood of warm-blooded animals

    ticking, check mark, check

  3. check mark, check, tick(noun)

    a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.

    impediment, baulk, cheque, stay, confirmation, bridle, ticking, tick, hitch, chip, handicap, assay, stoppage, balk, check, check-out procedure, bank check, tab, chit, curb, halt, deterrent, check mark, hinderance, hindrance, substantiation, stop, arrest, verification, checkout

  4. tick(verb)

    a light mattress

    ticking, check mark, check

  5. click, tick(verb)

    make a clicking or ticking sound

    click, penetrate, dawn, beat, flick, get through, sink in, mark, come home, check, chatter, check off, ticktack, retick, snap, tick, tick off, clack, cluck, get across, fall into place, mark off, ticktock

  6. tick, ticktock, ticktack, beat(verb)

    make a sound like a clock or a timer

    baffle, exhaust, get, circumvent, stick, crush, vanquish, mark, mystify, flummox, retick, outwit, tick, nonplus, trounce, drum, beat up, bunk, dumbfound, tucker out, flap, perplex, beat out, gravel, thump, check off, ticktack, outsmart, amaze, beat, thrum, ticktock, puzzle, quiver, check, click, pound, mark off, work over, pulsate, overreach, bewilder, tucker, vex, stupefy, wash up, outfox, tick off, pose, scramble, shell

  7. tick, retick(verb)


    beat, mark, tick, ticktock, retick, tick off, mark off, check off, ticktack, check, click

  8. check, check off, mark, mark off, tick off, tick(verb)

    put a check mark on or near or next to

    ensure, hold in, jibe, tick off, label, fit, gibe, chequer, hold, moderate, distinguish, learn, checker, mark off, ticktack, stop, pock, condition, assure, nock, tally, beat, scar, suss out, check off, check over, match, check up on, control, look into, ascertain, mark, insure, retick, tag, check, train, arrest, hold back, click, set, stigmatize, find out, see, discipline, stigmatise, grade, pit, cross out, denounce, mark out, correspond, score, curb, punctuate, notice, check into, contain, strike off, strike out, determine, see to it, retard, crack, turn back, watch, brand, differentiate, break, cross off, agree, ticktock, check out, go over, tick, note, commemorate, delay

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tick(n.)

    click, beat

  2. tick(n.)

    bed-tick, ticking

  3. tick(n.)

    trust, credit

  4. tick(v. n.)

    click, beat

  5. tick(v. a.)

    score, check, check off

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

ticks, icts, check, graduation, ict, tick-tock

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