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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A local and habitual twitching especially in the face.

Usage examples (12)
  • Did the medication cause the patient's facial tic?
  • "I'll bet Mrs. Moody and Mrs. Carter are just as p'tic'lar," Peace declared hotly.
  • Thanksgiving dinner we had to think up some p'tic'lar big thankful that had happened to us that year.
  • A "zero sum" game is a win-lose game such as tic-tac-toe. for more
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