Italian 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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- (sound, of clock)
tic tac m invthe loud tick of the alarm clock
il forte ticchettio della sveglia
- (British, informal, moment)
attimoin a tick
in un attimoI shan't be a tick
ci metto un secondo
- (British, mark)
spuntato put a tick against sth
fare un segno a fianco di qcput a tick in the appropriate box
fare un segno sulla casella corrispondente
fare un segno suto tick the right answer
fare un segno sulla risposta giusta
fare tic tacI can't understand what makes him tick (figurative)
non riesco a capire come ragioni
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 Italian Dictionary