tick translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "tick" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /tik/
a mark ( ) used to show that something is correct, has been noted etc marca, señal If the answer is ’yes’, put a tick in the box.
tick (someone) off phrasal verb ( give (someone) a ticking off)
to scold someone reñir, regañar, cantar las cuarenta The teacher gave me a ticking-off for being late.
tick (someone) off phrasal verb
( American, slang) to make someone angry irritar, poner de los nervios, fastidiar; cabrear He really ticked me off It ticks me off when you speak like that.
tick over phrasal
to run quietly and smoothly at a gentle pace (autom) marchar al ralentí; ir tirando; funcionar a ritmo lento The car’s engine is ticking over.
ticked off adjective
( American, slang) angry cabreado I’m still ticked off about the way the company treated me.
(Definition of tick from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “tick” in Spanish

European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act out

to behave badly because you are unhappy or upset , often in ways that you are not aware of

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More