tix

[ tiks ]
/ tɪks /
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plural noun Informal.


Nearby words

  1. tiv,
  2. tiverton,
  3. tivo,
  4. tivoli,
  5. tiwa,
  6. tizard,
  7. tiziano vecellio,
  8. tizwin,
  9. tizzy,
  10. tj

Origin of tix

by shortening and alteration

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Examples from the Web for tix

  • Tix's picture hangs in the office of his hotel, and is becoming as famous as the cat.

    Concerning Cats|Helen M. Winslow


British Dictionary definitions for tix

tix

/ (tɪks) /

pl n

informal tickets

Word Origin for tix

C20: from tics, shortened from tickets

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Word Origin and History for tix

tix

n.

short for tickets, by 1947, originally headlinese.

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