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tick (off)

verb (1)

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to specify one after another
  • ticked off everything she would need to buy while her daughter wrote the items down on a list

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  • generalize

tick off

verb (2)

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1 to criticize (someone) so as to correct a fault
  • she royally ticked the babysitter off for letting the child play outside unsupervised

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2 to make angry
  • it really ticks me off when someone says something like that

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The first known use of tick (off) was in 1915

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“Tick (off).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tick%20%28off%29. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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