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ticket office

an office or booth at which tickets are sold, as for a play, a film, or travel accommodations.
Origin of ticket office
First recorded in 1660-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Daddy Bunker hurried around to the other side of the ticket office, and the others, including Grandpa Ford, followed.

  • "Only one return ticket," he whispered as he approached the ticket office.

  • For two long hours she had sat there, then the old station agent hobbled along, and opened the ticket office.

    Dorothy Dale's Camping Days Margaret Penrose
  • He was on his way to the ticket office, where the telephone hung on the wall.

    Cap'n Warren's Wards Joseph C. Lincoln
  • "Quite likely," I admitted as we turned the jutting corner of the building and came under shelter by the ticket office.

    Blindfolded Earle Ashley Walcott
  • When we approached the ticket office she whispered to me to stoop a little, and I stooped.

    The Promised Land Mary Antin
  • Jatinda entered the ticket office; Amar and I sat on the platform.

    Autobiography of a YOGI Paramhansa Yogananda
  • The depot was a mere shanty, with a small telegraph and ticket office in it.

    The Boy from the Ranch Frank V. Webster
  • It caught the crowd, for there was a rush to the ticket office when the keeper disappeared from among the lions.

    The Adventures of Uncle Jeremiah and Family at the Great Fair Charles McCellan Stevens (AKA 'Quondam')
  • It was some minutes before they could get to the ticket office.

    To Alaska for Gold Edward Stratemeyer

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