What does tickler mean?

Definitions for tickler
ˈtɪk lərtick·ler

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tickler, tickler filenoun

    a file of memoranda or notices that remind of things to be done


  1. ticklernoun

    A person who or thing which amuses, tickles, excites.

  2. ticklernoun

    A reminder.

  3. ticklernoun

    A latex condom that has additional protrusions, for enhancing the sexual pleasure of the user: French tickler

  4. ticklernoun

    Something puzzling or difficult; a conundrum.

  5. ticklernoun

    A prong used by coopers to extract bungs from casks.


  1. tickler

    A tickler is a system, tool, or device used to remind or prompt individuals about upcoming events, tasks, or important dates. This can range from a physical file system to a digital reminder or scheduling software. It is often used in business or office settings for effective time management and organization. The term originates from the phrase "tickling the memory," meaning to jog or stimulate one's memory.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ticklernoun

    one who, or that which, tickles

  2. Ticklernoun

    something puzzling or difficult

  3. Ticklernoun

    a book containing a memorandum of notes and debts arranged in the order of their maturity

  4. Ticklernoun

    a prong used by coopers to extract bungs from casks

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Tickler is ranked #127494 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Tickler surname appeared 134 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Tickler.

    98.5% or 132 total occurrences were White.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tickler in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tickler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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