tick mark
A mark (often one of a series) made to show that an operation or task has been completed.

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  • tick mark — n. Brit. another term for check mark …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tick (checkmark) — A tick (known as a checkmark or check in American English) is a mark (unicode|✓, unicode|✔, unicode|☑, Check mark, etc.) used to indicate the concept yes , for example yes; this has been verified or, yes; that is the correct answer . Its opposite …   Wikipedia

  • tick — 1. noun /tɪk/ a) A tiny woodland arthropod of the order Acarina. The steady tick of the clock provided a comforting background for the conversation. b) A relatively quiet but sharp sound generally made repeatedly by moving machinery. At midday,… …   Wiktionary

  • tick — tick1 [tik] n. [ME tek, prob. < Gmc echoic base > Du tikk, MHG zicken, to tick] 1. a light touch; pat 2. a light clicking or tapping sound, as that made by the escapement of a watch or clock 3. a mark (✓, /, etc.) made to check off items;… …   English World dictionary

  • tick — Ⅰ. tick [1] ► NOUN 1) a mark ( ) used to indicate that an item in a text is correct or has been chosen or checked. 2) a regular short, sharp sound. 3) Brit. informal a moment. ► VERB 1) mark with a tick …   English terms dictionary

  • Tick (disambiguation) — Tick may refer to:* Tick, a parasite * Tick based game, a game that is played in iterated time periods * Tick, a playground game also known as Tag (game) * Tick (checkmark), a mark indicating selection, completion, yes, etc. * Tick (comics), a… …   Wikipedia

  • Tick — Tick, n. 1. A quick, audible beat, as of a clock. [1913 Webster] 2. Any small mark intended to direct attention to something, or to serve as a check. Dickens. [1913 Webster] 3. (Zo[ o]l.) The whinchat; so called from its note. [Prov. Eng.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tick — Tick, v. t. To check off by means of a tick or any small mark; to score. [1913 Webster] When I had got all my responsibilities down upon my list, I compared each with the bill and ticked it off. Dickens. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mark Hamill — in 2008 Born Mark Richard Hamill September 25, 1951 (1951 09 25) (age 60) Concord, California, U.S …   Wikipedia

  • tick — [n1] clicking sound; one beat beat, blow, clack, click, clicking, flash, instant, metallic sound, minute, moment, pulsation, pulse, rap, second, shake, tap, tapping, throb, ticktock, twinkling, wink; concepts 595,808,810 tick [n2] checkmark check …   New thesaurus

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