Definitions For Tick


  • Any of two families of small parasitic arachnids with barbed proboscis; feed on blood of warm-blooded animals
  • A light mattress
  • A mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.
  • A metallic tapping sound
  • To make a small, quick, and often rhythmic tapping sound
  • To continue to work or function in a normal way
  • To mark (something) with a written tick (√)


  • Put a check mark on or near or next to
  • Sew
  • Make a sound like a clock or a timer
  • Make a clicking or ticking sound

Is Ticks a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Tick is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Tick in a Sentence

  • I could hear the clock tick .
  • His old heart is still ticking.
  • Tick the box next to your choice.

Synonyms for Tick

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