What does ticker mean?

Definitions for ticker
ˈtɪk ərtick·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ticker.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heart, pump, ticker(noun)

    the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body

    "he stood still, his heart thumping wildly"

  2. watch, ticker(noun)

    a small portable timepiece

  3. ticker, stock ticker(noun)

    a character printer that automatically prints stock quotations on ticker tape


  1. ticker(Noun)

    A measuring or reporting device, particularly one which makes a ticking sound as the measured events occur.

    The ticker was showing an increased rate of flow.

  2. ticker(Noun)

    A stock ticker.

    I checked the prices on the ticker one last time before placing the trade.

  3. ticker(Noun)

    A news ticker.

    To my surprise, the ticker showed that the deal had already gone through.

  4. ticker(Noun)

    The heart.

    My ticker gave out and I had to go to the hospital for surgery.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ticker(noun)

    one who, or that which, ticks, or produces a ticking sound, as a watch or clock, a telegraphic sounder, etc


  1. Ticker

    Ticker is a 2001 action film directed by Albert Pyun, starring Tom Sizemore, Jaime Pressly, Dennis Hopper, Steven Seagal, Ice-T, Kevin Gage, and Nas.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Ticker

    A colloquial name for a stock or market report automatic printing telegraph, which prints its quotations and messages on a long tape.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ticker in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ticker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of ticker in a Sentence

  1. Dianne Feinstein:

    America cheered as the women's soccer team won an historic fourth World Cup, but our support shouldn't end with ticker-tape parades.

  2. Herschel McGriff Sr.:

    NASCAR, they want to make sure — you know, 90 years old, a lot of them are in a wheelchair or pushing carts around and walkers, that kind of thing, they don’t quite understand my abilities, I guess. Since I hadn’t driven for over three years, they sent a guy out here [from Charlotte] to test me. I had to run 50 laps on the track. I borrowed my son’s car to do it in. Then they had to have a letter from my cardiologist to make sure that my ticker was good and so my cardiologist, he put me through the whole thing.

  3. Chris Collins:

    We are all happy the discussions are open again. I think it was a wake-up calls for some who voted no and went home and they maybe did not get a ticker tape parade.

  4. Director Peter Sullivan:

    Eventually my brother’s son, who works in Sydney, told us it was about speculation to do with the ticker GME, i was hoping to be able to say it was more to do with our world-class nickel projects.

Images & Illustrations of ticker

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    someone who takes the place of another person
    • A. greedy
    • B. profound
    • C. occasional
    • D. alternate

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