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ticket office

  1. an office or booth at which tickets are sold, as for a play, a film, or travel accommodations.
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Origin of ticket office

First recorded in 1660–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for ticket office

Historical Examples of ticket office

  • As the 1.50 train was preparing to start, four men stood round the ticket-office.

    Australia Revenged


  • They think it's a ticket-office, and want to buy tickets of me, and I have to direct 'em where.

    The Coast of Bohemia

    William Dean Howells

  • If he is in the ticket-office you may be able to wake him—he may be awake.

    The Daughter of a Magnate

    Frank H. Spearman

  • A youth was just locking up the ticket-office and going off as they reached it.

  • So he went into the station to find the ticket-office, in order to buy his ticket.


    Jacob Abbott