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English definition of “ticket”

ticket

noun [C] (PROOF OF PAYMENT)    /ˈtɪk.ɪt/
A1 a small piece of paper or card given to someone, usually to show that they have paid for an event, journey, or activity: a concert ticket a train/bus/plane ticket a lottery/raffle ticket a ticket office a ticket collectorTicketsBills and invoices
(Definition of ticket noun (PROOF OF PAYMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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