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Meaning of TICKTACK

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  (British) system of signalling by hand signs used by bookmakers at racetracks
  2. [v]  make a sound like a clock or a timer; "the clocks were ticking"; "the grandfather clock beat midnight"
 

TICKTACK is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: beat, tick, ticktock
 
 See Also: go, sign, signal, signaling, sound

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Tick"tack`\, n. [See {Tick} to beat, to pat, and (for
    sense 2) cf. {Tricktrack}.]
    1. A noise like that made by a clock or a watch.
    
    2. A kind of backgammon played both with men and pegs;
       tricktrack.
    
             A game at ticktack with words.        --Milton.
    
    
  2. \Tick"tack`\, adv.
    With a ticking noise, like that of a watch.
    
    
 

 

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