What is the pronunciation of tick?
English definition of “tick”
A2 [C] mainly UK (US usually check) a mark (✓) that shows that something is correct or has been done: Put a tick by/against the names of the people who have accepted the invitation.Specific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
› [C] UK informal a very short time: Hold on/Hang on a tick - I'm not quite ready. I'll be with you in a tick/in two ticks.Short in timeTemporary
on tick UK old-fashioned informal › If you buy something on tick, you pay for it later.Borrowing, lending and debt
C2 [I] When a clock or watch ticks, it makes a sound every second.Watches and clocksSounds made by objects, movement or impact
A1 [T] mainly UK (US usually check) to mark something with a tick: Tick (off) each item on the list as you complete it.Marks and results