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Meaning of TICKET

Pronunciation:  'tikit

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a summons issued to an offender (especially to someone who violates a traffic regulation)
  2. [n]  a commercial document showing that the holder is entitled to something (as to ride on public transportation or to enter a public entertainment)
  3. [v]  issue a ticket or a fine to; "I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street"; "Move your car or else you will be ticketed!"

TICKET is a 6 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: fine
 See Also: airplane ticket, amerce, book, bus ticket, commercial document, commercial instrument, commutation ticket, parking ticket, pass, plane ticket, process, railroad ticket, return ticket, round-trip ticket, season ticket, speeding ticket, summons, theater ticket, theatre ticket, train ticket, transfer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Tick"et\, n. [F. ['e]tiquette a label, ticket, fr. OF.
    estiquette, or OF. etiquet, estiquet; both of Teutonic
    origin, and akin to E. stick. See {Stick}, n. & v., and cf.
    {Etiquette}, {Tick} credit.]
    A small piece of paper, cardboard, or the like, serving as a
    notice, certificate, or distinguishing token of something.
    (a) A little note or notice. [Obs. or Local]
              He constantly read his lectures twice a week for
              above forty years, giving notice of the time to his
              auditors in a ticket on the school doors. --Fuller.
    (b) A tradesman's bill or account. [Obs.]
    Note: Hence the phrase on ticket, on account; whence, by
          abbreviation, came the phrase on tick. See 1st {Tick}.
                Your courtier is mad to take up silks and velvets
                On ticket for his mistress.        --J. Cotgrave.
    (c) A certificate or token of right of admission to a place
        of assembly, or of passage in a public conveyance; as, a
        theater ticket; a railroad or steamboat ticket.
    (d) A label to show the character or price of goods.
    (e) A certificate or token of a share in a lottery or other
        scheme for distributing money, goods, or the like.
    (f) (Politics) A printed list of candidates to be voted for
        at an election; a set of nominations by one party for
        election; a ballot. [U. S.]
              The old ticket forever! We have it by thirty-four
              votes.                               --Sarah
    {Scratched ticket}, a ticket from which the names of one or
       more of the candidates are scratched out.
    {Split ticket}, a ticket representing different divisions of
       a party, or containing candidates selected from two or
       more parties.
    {Straight ticket}, a ticket containing the regular
       nominations of a party, without change.
    {Ticket day} (Com.), the day before the settling or pay day
       on the stock exchange, when the names of the actual
       purchasers are rendered in by one stockbroker to another.
       [Eng.] --Simmonds.
    {Ticket of leave}, a license or permit given to a convict, or
       prisoner of the crown, to go at large, and to labor for
       himself before the expiration of his sentence, subject to
       certain specific conditions. [Eng.] --Simmonds.
    {Ticket porter}, a licensed porter wearing a badge by which
       he may be identified. [Eng.]
  2. \Tick"et\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Ticketed}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Ticketing}.]
    1. To distinguish by a ticket; to put a ticket on; as, to
       ticket goods.
    2. To furnish with a tickets; to book; as, to ticket
       passengers to California. [U. S.]
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a ticket in your dream means the start of a new endeavor. You have decided on your path and goals in life. Dreaming that you lose a ticket indicates confusion and ambiguity in the direction of your life.