Ticktack Definition

tĭktăk
noun
A recurring sound like the ticking of a clock.
Webster's New World
A device for making a tapping sound on a windowpane or door as a prank: it consists typically of a weight hung next to the window, etc. and manipulated from a distance by a string.
Webster's New World

A kind of backgammon played with both men and pegs; tricktrack.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Wiktionary
interjection
Dated form of tick tock.
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Other Word Forms of Ticktack

Noun

Singular:
ticktack
Plural:
ticktacks

Origin of Ticktack

  • Imitative

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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