German translation of 'ticking'
Example Sentences Including 'ticking'
I was awake to hear it, couldn't shut down the ticking in my head.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
Gear out of stores, cables run, the cruise turbine barely ticking over, the manoeuvring turbine powering the ship.Let Not the Deep
The only sound in the room was the ticking of the large clock above the classroom door.The Unorthodox Murder of Rabbi Moss
Trends of 'ticking'
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- [of clock etc]
- (British, informal, = moment)
⇒ I'll be ready in a tick or two ticks
bin sofort fertig (inf)
- (especially British, = mark)
- (informal) what makes him tick?
was geht in ihm vor?
- box, answer
Example Sentences Including 'tick'
Silence fell between them, measured only by the tick of a clock against the perpetual rush of the mill stream outside.Grace
Red -- tick -- adrenalin -- shiver through his arms, alerting them.The Last Raven
I picture the constellations --- thanks to Theo's book I know lots of them now --- then tick them off.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
Translation of ticking from the Collins English to German Dictionary