Meaning of “tick sb/sth off” in the English Dictionary


"tick sb/sth off" in Business English

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tick sb/sth off

UK US check sb/sth off
phrasal verb with tick uk /tɪk/ us verb [ T ] UK US check

to put a symbol next to a name, etc. on a list to show that something has been done or dealt with, someone is present, etc.:

Tick off all the people on the list who have replied.

(Definition of “tick sb/sth off” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)