Definition of TICKS

noun : TICKS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a metallic tapping sound; "he counted the ticks of the clock" ;

  • 2. (

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

  • 3. (

    ) a mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.; "as he called the role he put a check mark by each student's name" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a light mattress ;

verb : TICKS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) make a clicking or ticking sound; "The clock ticked away" ;


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