tictoc

[ tik-tok ]
/ ˈtɪkˌtɒk /

noun, verb (used without object), tic·tocked, tic·tock·ing.

Definition for tictoc (2 of 2)

ticktock

or tic·toc

[ tik-tok ]
/ ˈtɪkˌtɒk /

noun

an alternating ticking sound, as that made by a clock.

verb (used without object)

to emit or produce a ticking sound, like that of a clock.

Origin of ticktock

First recorded in 1840–50; imitative
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British Dictionary definitions for tictoc

ticktock

/ (ˈtɪkˌtɒk) /

noun

a ticking sound as made by a clock

verb

(intr) to make a ticking sound
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