tick box Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “tick box” in the English Dictionary

"tick box" in Business English

See all translations

tick boxnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US checkbox)
a ​smallbox on a ​paperform to put a tick in: People ​struggled with the ​pages of ​tickboxes on the ​forms.
IT a ​smallbox on a ​computerscreen that you ​click on to show a ​choice, to ​open or ​close a ​file, etc.: A ​tickboxallows you to choose the ​program to ​openfiles.
(Definition of tick box from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of tick box?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“tick box” in Business English

More meanings of “tick box”

Word of the Day

parade

a large number of people walking or in vehicles, all going in the same direction, usually as part of a public celebration of something

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More