how to pronounce tick

/ˈtɪk/

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The above transcription of tick is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

tick is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of tick in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… each person on that team tick and he he …”

meaning of tick

Tick is a small insect that bites and sucks blood.

words with pronunciation similar to tick

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