[ tik-er-teyp ]
/ ˈtɪk ərˌteɪp /
a parade honoring a visiting dignitary, hero, or the like in which confetti, shredded newspapers, or the like are showered into the streets from buildings along the parade route.
CAN YOU FEEL THE WEAL WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ?
Did you collect all of last week’s words, but eftsoons forget what they mean? Don’t worry, we’re here to jog your memory. See how many words from the week of May 18 to 24 you can get right!
Question 1 of 7
Origin of ticker-tape parade
from the former practice of using ticker tapes
Words nearby ticker-tape parade
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020