Ticker meaning

tĭk'ər
A watch.
noun
0
0
The heart.
noun
0
0
A person or thing that ticks.
  • A telegraphic device for recording stock-market quotations, news from a wire service, etc. on a paper tape.
  • A pocket watch.
noun
0
0
An electronic device for displaying stock-market quotations.
noun
0
0
The heart.
noun
0
0
Advertisement
A measuring or reporting device, particularly one which makes a ticking sound as the measured events occur.

The ticker was showing an increased rate of flow.

noun
0
0
A ticker tape.

I checked the prices on the ticker one last time before placing the trade.

To my surprise, the ticker showed that the deal had already gone through.

noun
0
0
(colloquial) The heart.

My ticker gave out and I had to go to the hospital for surgery.

noun
0
0