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: to make angry or indignant
the cancellation really ticked me off
: reprimand, rebuke
his father ticked him off for his impudence
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anger, enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, ire, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up
delight, gratify, please
1915, in the meaning defined at sense 2
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