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English definition of “tick sth off”

tick sth off

UK (US check sth off) phrasal verb with tick     /tɪk/ verb
to put a small mark next to something on a list to show that you have dealt with itSigns, signals and symbolsSpecific signs and symbols
(Definition of tick sth off from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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