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Meaning of TICKING

Pronunciation:  'tiking

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a strong fabric used for mattress and pillow covers
  2. [n]  a metallic tapping sound; "he counted the ticks of the clock"
 

TICKING is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: tick
 
 See Also: cloth, fabric, material, sound, textile, ticktock, tictac, tocktact

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tick"ing\, n. [From {Tick} a bed cover. Cf. {Ticken}.]
A strong, closely woven linen or cotton fabric, of which
ticks for beds are made. It is usually twilled, and woven in
stripes of different colors, as white and blue; -- called
also {ticken}.



 

 

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