Definition of the ticket
informal + somewhat old-fashioned
: the correct or most desirable thing : the thing that is needed or wanted Compromise, now that's the ticket. —often used in the phrase just the ticket For a romantic dinner, candles are just the ticket.
Word by Word Definitions
: a certificate or token showing that a fare or admission fee has been paid
: a means of access or passage
: a summons or warning issued to a traffic-law violator
: to furnish or serve with a ticket
: to attach a ticket to : label
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