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English definition of “ticket”

ticket

noun [C]     /ˈtɪkɪt/
TRANSPORT, COMMERCE a printed piece of paper or card which shows that you have paid to go on a trip , see a film , go to an event , etc.: Customers who buy their tickets online will receive a 10% discount . The tickets sold out within minutes .a ticket to sth Two tickets to a Broadway show are included in the price .a ticket for sth Tickets for the concert go on sale tomorrow . Fans worry that the club's new owners will raise ticket prices . The show has already made €2m in advance ticket sales . ticket office/counter/machine Tickets can be purchased online or from the ticket office at the station . bus / plane / train ticket cinema / concert / theatre ticket advance / season ticket cheap / discounted / free ticket non-refundable/ refundable tickets
COMMERCE a piece of card put on clothes , furniture , or other goods in stores which shows the price , size , and other details : Check the price on the ticket.
US POLITICS two or more politicians that the public can vote for together in an election : on the ticket They hope that having her on the ticket will appeal to women voters .
→ See also e-ticket, one-way, return ticket, season ticket
(Definition of ticket noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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