how to pronounce ticked


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the above transcription of ticked 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.

ticked is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… uh sort of ticked the top for private …”

meanings of ticked


  1. Ticked off; annoyed.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of tick.

ticked frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word ticked occurs in english on average 3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics ticked can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that ticked can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to ticked


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